Carmel Newsreel II-167, January 20, 1955

Funeral of Uri Ilan

1955
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A convoy of military jeeps escorts the casket of soldier Uri Ilan who had commit suicide in Syrian captivity. Soldiers are seen carrying Ilans coffin and a large crowd of mourners gather at the military funeral. The deceaseds family is seen going up to the grave followed by the crowd of mourners. Commander in Chief Moshe Dayan is seen saluting among the mourners, alongside other saluting soldiers.
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