New Website Allows Users to Remember and Honor Israel’s Fallen
April 17, 2018
In anticipation of Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, which will be commemorated Tuesday night and Wednesday, two organizations…have established a website to allow users to remember and honor the 23,632 soldiers and security forces who have died defending the land of Israel. The website, Yizkereim…was produced by Olami, an organization seeking to connect Jewish students with their heritage, and the Afikim Foundation, which attempts to connect Diaspora Jewry to Israel…The website allows users to search through a database of names. Each name is accompanied by a biography and an account of the circumstances under which the hero died. READ MORE
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