The triskele, or triskelion, looks like three interlocking sevens and was one of many ancient European symbols appropriated by the Nazis and later by white supremacist groups.
The victims filed a hate crime/vandalism report with police the following day, July 23, and on July 24, police had obtained arrest warrants for both of the suspects.
The vandalism coincided with National Buffalo Soldier Day, a day meant to honor African-Americans who fought in the US military.
Graffiti also was discovered on a supermarket across the street that has been vandalized previously.
The memorial was made to commemorate those who served in the unit of Ukrainian volunteers that fought for the Nazis.
“We will be ever vigilant in looking after the safety and security of our members and our children. But we will not allow hate to distract us from the holy work that defines our temple missions.”
The Hebrew words for “Annexation will cost us in blood” were found painted in red on the ground at the Petach Tikvah site.
Thousands of protesters have marched across the United States and Europe calling for the removal of monuments seen as glorifying the imperialist nature of countries such as Britain.
It is currently estimated that anywhere from 50 to 100 gravestones were vandalized, including the grave of the Maharam of Rothenburg