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  3/14/2014, Adar Bet 12, 5774

Meir Har Tzion of Unit 101 Passes Away at 80


Meir Har Tzion, who fought in the special-forces Unit 101 against fedayeen cross-border raids in the early days of the state, passed away, Friday morning, at the age of 80. Har Tzion was awarded the Israel Defense Forces Medal of Bravery. He established the paratroop commando unit and was its first commander.

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