WATCH: Family of American Peace Activist Killed in Terror Attack Speaks Out

Wife and granddaughter of Richard Lakin share memories and discuss the physical trauma Lakin suffered in the attack, which eventually led to his death two weeks later.

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On October 13th Richard Lakin got on a bus in Jerusalem. Two Palestinian terrorists boarded the bus and attacked the passengers with knives and a gun. Two Israelis were killed in this attack and Richard was severely wounded. He died of his wounds 2 weeks after the terror attack. Richard's wife and his granddaughter share their memories of him and recall the series of events from the scene of the murderous attack:

Posted by Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, October 29, 2015

From the original news report:

An American grandfather of eight and former school principal who was critically injured in a Jerusalem bus attack has died, according to hospital officials.

Richard Lakin, aged 76, was shot in the head and stabbed in the chest by Palestinian assailants who attacked passengers on a bus in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Armon Hanatziv (East Talpiyot).

In that attack, two terrorists boarded a bus on the 78 line. One of them opened fire, while the other attacked passengers with a knife until police arrived and subdued them. Two Israelis – Haviv Haim, aged 78, and Alon Govberg, aged 51 – were killed, and at least 16 others were wounded, among them Lakin.