Funeral times for six Bint Jbail victims released

July 27, 2006 17:38


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The funeral times for six of the eight IDF soldiers killed in clashes with Hizbullah in Bint Jbail on Wednesday were released for publication on Thursday afternoon:

  • The funeral of Maj. Roi Klein, 31, from Eli, will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Mt. Herzl military cemetery.
  • Capt. Alexander Schwartzman, 23, from Acre, will be laid to rest at 10 p.m. Thursday in the military cemetery in Nahariya.
  • Lt. Amihai Merhavia, 24, from Eli, will be buried at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the military section of the Eli cemetery.
  • St.-Sgt. Shimon Dahan, 20, from Ashdod, will be laid to rest at 7 p.m. Thursday in the military section of the cemetery in his hometown.
  • The funeral of St.-Sgt. Idan Cohen, 21, from Tel Aviv, will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday in the military section of the Holon cemetery.
  • St.-Sgt. Ohad Klausner, 20, from Beit Horon, will be buried at 7:15 p.m. at Mt. Herzl; those attending will meet in the family's home in Beit Horon at 5:30 p.m., and the funeral procession will leave for Jerusalem at 6 p.m..

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