They Took Up Arms for Israel, but No One Remembers the Women of the Doomed Gush Etzion Front

Among the many women who fought 22 paid with their lives, yet remained outside the collective memory

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On the afternoon of May 13, 1948, the fighters of Kfar Etzion raised a white flag to Jordan’s Arab Legion. They didn’t know that within hours Israel’s independence would be declared in Tel Aviv.