05 - 17 - 2012 Gov. Corbett to speak at Military Museum Sunday
(CDT) The annual state National Guard memorial service at the PA Military Museum on Sunday will honor the 28th Infantry Division & include a speech from Gov. Tom Corbett, who served in the division from 1971-1984. He will talk at the event along with Maj. Gen. Randall Marchi, commander of the 28th Infantry Division. The ceremony will include the dedication of a memorial monument to the 83 troops who were killed as part of the divisionâs 2nd Infantry Brigade in Iraq in 2005 & 2006. The 28th Division, founded in 1879, is the oldest division in the U.S. armed forces.