Former MK, poet Elazar Granot passes away aged 86

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September 20, 2013 01:28

 
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Former MK Elazar Granot passed away at the age of 86 on Thursday night, Israel Radio reported.

Granot, who served as an MK for the Alignment list in the 10th and 11th Knessets, was also a poet whose poems were published in various literary publications.

During World War II, Granot volunteered for the Jewish Brigade and served there between 1944-1946. He also fought in the 1948 War of Independence.

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