Trove of Rare, Nostalgic Yom Kippur War Photos to Be Made Available to the Public

The IPPA archive, which is being transferred to the national library, contains a million photos. Its Yom Kippur War collection includes photos of both top brass and regular soldiers from both fronts of the war.

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IDF troops on the Syrian front on the second day of the war.
IDF troops on the Syrian front on the second day of the war.Credit: Dan Hadany / IPPA
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Rehavam Zeevi, Moshe Dayan and Shmuel Gonen on the second day of the Yom Kippur War, from the IPPA archive.Credit: Shlomo Arad
A mobile IDF bridge on the Egyptian side of the Suez Canal.Credit: Eitan Haber / IPPA
Performers trying to entertain troops after a battle with the Egyptian army. Credit: Dan Hadany / IPPA
Southern Command chief Maj. Gen. Shmuel Gonen talking to Maj. Gen. Kalman Magen.Credit: Eitan Haber / IPPA



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