'For this I was born'

David Macarov learned how to use unorthodox methods to acquire ships that would bring Jewish refugees to pre-state Israel in 1946-7.

Arutz Sheva Staff,

SS Exodus 1947 carrying Holocaust survivors on a failed attempted to bring them to Israel
SS Exodus 1947 carrying Holocaust survivors on a failed attempted to bring them to Israel
REUTERS

The video is part of Toldot Yisrael's newest short film series, "Eyewitness 1948: The American Contribution" focusing on the efforts of Americans in the period leading up to the founding of the State of Israel. The video features convey the message that the State of Israel is a collective enterprise of Jews around the world.




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