The memorial service for Lieutenant General Chaim Bar Lev will take place tomorrow, Friday, May 30, 2003, at 11:00am in the Ramat Hasharon civilian cemetery at the Morasha Junction.

Lieutenant General Chaim Bar Lev was appointed as the eighth IDF Chief of Staff in 1968. Upon completion of his term in 1972, Lieutenant General Chaim Bar Lev was appointed as Minister of Trade and Industry and was the Chairman of the Ministerial Committee for development towns.

Lieutenant General Chaim Bar Lev served in his final position as the Israeli ambassador to Moscow. Lieutenant General Chaim Bar Lev passed away in 1994.