Former IDF Chief Rabbi Gad Navon dies at age 84

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June 25, 2006 11:43

 
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Former IDF Chief Rabbi Gad Navon died early Sunday morning at his home in Yavne at age 84. Army Radio reported that the rabbi, who served as the army's chief rabbi from 1977-2000, had been seriously ill for some time, and that his condition worsened last week. The time and place of his funeral will be announced.

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