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  3/9/2014, Adar Bet 7, 5774

Ceremony at Mt. Herzl Cemetery for Fallen Whose Place of Rest is Unkown


A memorial service is now taking place (Sunday) at the Mt. Herzl Military Cemetery at the site where those who fell while in service of Israel, but whose actual place of burial remains unknown. The Hebrew date of Adar 7 is the anniversary of the passing of Moses, whose burial place is unknown.

173 of Israel's fallen are remembered at this special spot, 108 of whom fell during the 1948 War of Independence.