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Chief of Defence Staff tribute to War Heroes Memorial

General Crishantha De Silva who was appointed as the Chief of Defence Staff on June 29, retired from service yesterday (21) following a ceremony at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH). He served as the 21st Commander of the Army from February 2015. General De Silva completed his official duties by placing a floral tribute at the War Heroes Memorial at Parliament Grounds thus bringing to an end a 37 year long illustrious military career.