Memorial day for fallen soldiers of Second Lebanon War marked Wednesday

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 8, 2009 07:34

 
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The official memorial day for the fallen soldiers of the Second Lebanon War will begin on Wednesday morning at the Adir Mountain, from where a view of Lebanon can be seen. Families of the fallen soldiers will gather at the foot of the mountain at 9:30 a.m. and will climb to the summit, where they plan to hold a memorial ceremony at noon. At 2 p.m. the families will set out to the military cemetery in Mount Herzl in Jerusalem, to attend the official memorial service, beginning at 6 p.m.

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