The record of the Corpsƒ?? achievements parallelƒ??s the history of the State of Israel. During the War of Independence the new Engineering Corps soldiers led the way in building the ƒ??Burma Roadƒ?? which enabled food, water, ammunition and equipment to reach Jerusalem which was under siege.
In the 1956 Sinai campaign the Engineering Corps destroyed the Egyptian military infrastructure in the Sinai Peninsula and in the Six Day War the Combat Engineers were among the first into the Old City to remove landmines planted in the city by the Jordanians. In the late 60ƒ??s the Corps helped build the ƒ??Bar Levƒ?? fortification line of defense along the Suez Canal, for which the Corps was awarded the Israel Prize for Secu
In June 1948, during the War of Independence, the provisional government led by David Ben Gurion decided to draft 17 year-olds for military training to prepare them for battle should the need arise. Thousands of youngsters led by the youth...
The bracelet is made of thick black genuine leather and is 40mm (1.5 inches) wide. It closes conveniently with secure snaps (tic tacs) allowing to adjust the bracelet length to fit your wrist comfortably. A silver plated Shema Yisrael plate...