Carmel Herzeliyya Newsreel 507, 1968

Relay Race in Memory of Convoy of 35


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Directed by: Unknown
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

1225 youths from Jerusalem take part in a relay race in memory of the Convoy of 35 (HaLamed-He). The route is 35 kilometers long and passes in Gush Etzion, on the way to which the 35 fighters got killed during the Israeli War of Independence. The youth groups participating in the race number 35 runners each, and each segment is named after one of the 35 fighters. At the end of the race, a memorial service is held at Netiv HaLamed-Heh kibbutz, in the presence of the bereaved families.

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