Israeli War Hero Ron Feller Dies, 84

Nicknamed 'Tank Hunter,' Feller was awarded the Medal of Valor for his actions in the 1948 War of Independence. Later, he developed patents that revolutionized agriculture.

Some 13 years after the War of Independence, Ron Feller was asked if the Medal of Valor he was awarded affected his life. "I don't think so. Not at all. I didn't need help, I wasn't looking for honor, the award is hung on the wall. My son Rami once asked his mother if our guests won't run away when they find out that dad was a hero," he humbly told Maariv, before correcting himself: "Well, it...