The “flower” exploitation: soldiers would the stories of Holocaust survivors

הרמטכ”ל גנץ בפרויקט “פרח לניצול”, בשנה שעברה

Expand the project in the “flower”: for meetings held in the past between commanders and Holocaust survivors, soldiers record personal stories of
The survivors for generations

תאריך: 27/04/2014, 16:22    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

The IDF will grow and flower utilization project “, in which officers and soldiers come from all flanks and the troops home about 9,000 survivors throughout the country. During the visit, officers and soldiers are being exposed to personal testimonies of survivors and give survivors a combination flower identification as a link between the IDF and Holocaust survivors.

The project will take place for the 9th year in a row in cooperation with the IDF, Social Fund for victims of the Holocaust in Israel and the claims Conference. Exciting business illustrates the Shoah survivors and soldiers the strength and resistance of the Jewish people.

This year chose the force increase education project: along with meetings held in the past between commanders and survivors project graduates “witnesses in uniform”, who visited the camps in Poland, would document the stories of Holocaust survivors, along with other soldiers from their units.

The documentation will be added to the national database, the Internet would be an asset and in the following years, when will substitute for evidence. “This is an exciting venture and that its move to Holocaust survivors on behalf of the IDF and the State of Israel the recognition and awareness message in victory and personal and national contributions and share the commanders and soldiers in the wonderful story of the resurrection of Holocaust survivors in Israel, land rehabilitation and their personal lives in the creation of the State of Israel,” said Principal Education Officer, Brig. Gen. Abner Paz.

Chief Education Officer called on commanders to encourage their subordinates to take part in the project “and make
This love and sensitivity rather than imperative or command. As hamtadim interested in the story.
The lives of the survivors, and write it, that rises in the written testimony which
Be for us a way to preserve the memory for future generations “.

Translated from Hebrew