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  4/24/2012, Iyar 2, 5772

Buses Among Gestures to Memorial Day Cemetery Visitors


The branch for families and memorialization in the Defense Ministry estimates that about a million people will visit military cemeteries on Memorial Day, Wednesday.

The ministry will put hundreds of buses at their disposal and distribute more than a million bottles of water to bereaved families and other visitors at the entrances to the cemeteries. Flags with black bands will be placed on the graves of all the fallen of Israel's military episodes.