Nothing to do with stress and fatigue; everything to do with the rope sliding off the top of my boot regardless of how tight I tried to lock one boot on the other; and always within a hand's reach of the top. Everything else including the 2 meter wall was a breeze.
Remember the 22,993 fallen, may their names forever be mentioned in the chronicles of Israel and their memory be blessed...
A total of 126 new names have been added to the list of Israel's fallen soldiers and terrorism victims in the past year. Israel now has 10,524 bereaved families who have lost 22,993 loved ones. The families include 2,396 orphans and 4,992 widows.
IDF soldiers stand at attention in front of the graves of IDF soldiers buried at Mt. Herzl, Israel's national military cemetery.
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Today Is Iom HaZicaron..we remember our fallen, including family,friends and comrades. Izcor.
Every single one of them were the best of us.
U.S. Ambassador in Israel made a speech in my school on the ceremony.
Last edited by BANDbrothers; 04-25-2012 at 06:17 AM.
I knew him when he was on a NFTY summer program in Israel. He's childhood friends with my wife's family, supposedly going to host my brother-in-law on a visit.
Posted by Moledet1.
Damn, I miss my country.
One of my favorite memorial songs translated to english
Yom Hatzmaot Sameach!
Happy 64th Independence Day!
IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz okayed a decision to grant an honorary citation to First Sergeant Major Moshe Naftali, a Golani combatant who was killed by friendly fire in a terror attack near Eilat last August.