Yad Mordechai

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Yad Mordechai (, lit. Memorial of Mordechai) is a kibbutz in southern Israel.wikipedia
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Hof Ashkelon Regional Council

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Located 10 km south of Ashkelon, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hof Ashkelon Regional Council.

Battle of Yad Mordechai

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During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, the kibbutz was attacked by Egypt in the Battle of Yad Mordechai.
The Battle of Yad Mordechai was fought between Egypt and Israel in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, at the Israeli kibbutz of Yad Mordechai.

Mordechai Anielewicz

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The kibbutz was renamed in memorial to Mordechai Anielewicz, who was the first commander of the Jewish Fighting Organization in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.

Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

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The kibbutz was renamed in memorial to Mordechai Anielewicz, who was the first commander of the Jewish Fighting Organization in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.
Yad Mordechai, a kibbutz just north of the Gaza Strip, was named after Mordechaj Anielewicz.

Motty Perry

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Motty Perry was born on Kibbutz Yad Mordechai.

Nathan Rapoport

The statue of Anielewicz by Nathan Rapoport clutching a grenade, next to the water tower which was destroyed by the Egyptians in May 1948, is a noted symbol of the kibbutz.

Margaret Larkin

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*Larkin, Margaret (1968) The Hand of Mordechai New York/South Brunswick; originally published as "The Six Days of Yad Mordechai" by the Yad Mordechai Museum in Hebrew in 1963, and in English in 1965.
Her last book was The Hand of Mordechai, on kibbutz Yad Mordechai around the 1947–1949 Palestine war.

Hiribya

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After 1948, Yad Mordechai expanded on the land of the Palestinian village of Hiribya, which the Israelis depopulated during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War.
The town of Yad Mordechai, established in 1943 has expanded onto Hirbiya's lands.

Kibbutz

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Yad Mordechai (, lit. Memorial of Mordechai) is a kibbutz in southern Israel.

Israel

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Yad Mordechai (, lit. Memorial of Mordechai) is a kibbutz in southern Israel.

Ashkelon

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Located 10 km south of Ashkelon, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hof Ashkelon Regional Council.

Gar'in

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The community was founded in the 1930s by Hashomer Hatzair members from Poland and initially organized themselves in a kibbutz called Mitzpe Yam close to Netanya, which was founded in 1936.

Hashomer Hatzair

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The community was founded in the 1930s by Hashomer Hatzair members from Poland and initially organized themselves in a kibbutz called Mitzpe Yam close to Netanya, which was founded in 1936.

Poland

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The community was founded in the 1930s by Hashomer Hatzair members from Poland and initially organized themselves in a kibbutz called Mitzpe Yam close to Netanya, which was founded in 1936.

Netanya

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The community was founded in the 1930s by Hashomer Hatzair members from Poland and initially organized themselves in a kibbutz called Mitzpe Yam close to Netanya, which was founded in 1936.

Dunam

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However, the 14 dunams allocated to the kibbutz were insufficient to develop the kibbutz.

Jewish Combat Organization

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The kibbutz was renamed in memorial to Mordechai Anielewicz, who was the first commander of the Jewish Fighting Organization in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.

1948 Arab–Israeli War

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During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, the kibbutz was attacked by Egypt in the Battle of Yad Mordechai. After 1948, Yad Mordechai expanded on the land of the Palestinian village of Hiribya, which the Israelis depopulated during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War.

Egypt

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During the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, the kibbutz was attacked by Egypt in the Battle of Yad Mordechai.

Grenade

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The statue of Anielewicz by Nathan Rapoport clutching a grenade, next to the water tower which was destroyed by the Egyptians in May 1948, is a noted symbol of the kibbutz.

Palestinians

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After 1948, Yad Mordechai expanded on the land of the Palestinian village of Hiribya, which the Israelis depopulated during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War.

Timeline of the 2014 Israel–Gaza conflict

A short while later, a parachute was found abandoned near Yad Mordechai and a Gaza tunnel exploded near Kerem Shalom.

Highway 34 (Israel)

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Highway 34 is a highway in the South District of Israel that begins at Yad Mordechai in the north, passes through Sderot, and ends in the south at Netivot.