By Leib Rochman
Forverts In 1967: Leaders Of The Heroic Israeli Army
The following is a translation by Chana Pollack of the Yiddish Forverts’ 1967 coverage of the Six Day War: Let’s open the door, for our readers, and permit them to peek inside the rooms of the Israeli Army Staff. The Israeli general-staff of 15 ‘alufim’ (ranks ranging from Colonel up to General) is doubtless the…
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