76 Years Later, Stories of Jewish Soldiers Killed in Nazi Bombing Can Finally Be Told

The SS Erinpura was bombed by the Germans off the Libyan coast, killing 943 British soldiers and sailors, 140 of whom were Jewish volunteers from pre-state Israel

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Yosef Friedler, who immigrated to pre-state Israel after Kristallnacht in 1938, had hoped to avoid the fate of the rest of his family – almost all of whom perished in the Holocaust. But Friedler died when the...