Yoman Geva 318, 1964

Remains of Drowned Passengers on ״Salvador Immigration Ship are Brought to Israel

1964
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Twenty-four years after drowning in the Marmara sea, the coffins of 199 victims of the Salvador immigration ship were brought to Israel. At Bloomfield Stadium, an official ceremony was held in their memory. The following day, the bones are transferred to Mount Herzl in Jerusalem and a memorial service was held prior to burial.

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