The SS Exodus in 1947. Pinn Hans, GPO

Born en Route: The Children of the Exodus, 70 Years Later

Now surrounded by grandchildren, they were born on the famous ship carrying 4,500 illegal Jewish immigrants from Europe to Palestine in 1947

Whenever Galia Ashkenazi, an educator from Shoham, reaches the airport, she always piques the interest of security personnel. In the blank reserved for place of birth, her passport reads, “en route to Israel.”...

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