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Netanyahu Memorial map_it

  • Location: LT. COL. Y. NETANYAHU LAND
  • Description: Tablet set in pavement
  • Materials: Gray granite (polished)
  • Dimensions: H: 4" L: 30" D: 24"
  • Dedicated: June 12, 1977
  • Fabricator: Sprung Monuments, Forest Hills
  • Donor: Bronx Reg. Zionist Org. of America
  • Inscription: REMEMBER / [HEBREW LETTERS] / THIS MALL DEDICATED / IN MEMORY
    OF / LT. COL. / YONATHAN NETANYAHU / WHO DIED SAVING JEWS / FROM
    TERRORISM AT ENTEBBE / BORN - U.S.A. 1945 - DIED 1976 / BRONX
    REGION / ZIONIST ORGANIZATION OF AMERICA / JUNE 1977 -SIVAN 5737/

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