The memorial service for Major General Ofir Ben-Artzi will take place on Sunday, February 16, 2003, at the Caesarea Cemetery.

Maj. Gen. Ben-Artzi’s served in his last post as the head of the Military Logistics Branch, a position held until his discharge from the IDF in 1952.

Maj. Gen. Ben-Artzi also served as a Military Attach? to the U.S. and Canada during the 1948 War of Independence.

Maj. Gen. Ben-Artzi passed away in 2001.