Rabbi Metzger has returned to the Tower

הרב מצגר בביקור בגדוד. צילום: דובר צה”ל

40 years after they fought in the battles of the Yom Kippur war, the Chief Rabbi of Israel to fierce battalion of the 7th armored brigade and received tribute from the Warriors, “and always” Division

תאריך: 04/09/2013, 10:37    
מחבר: מתן גלין, אתר צה”ל

Battalion commanders and fighters of the 7th armored brigade Goat hosted the Chief Rabbi of Israel, Yona Metzger, and respect toward the end of its Rabbinate. Rabbi Metzger, Warrior transition battalion which took part in the battles of the Yom Kippur war, was awarded a special recognition on Zoo operations.

This year will mark 40 years in Yom Kippur war where fierce battalion of Regiment served 7 course in the fighting. The Chief Rabbi of Israel, Yona Metzger, enlisted in the army in 1972 and served as a gunner in a tank battalion, under the command of Brig. Gen. Avigdor Kahalani Res. The war took part in battles in the northern Golan Heights against a Syrian army attacks and localized military Rabbinate as service and military rank of captain.  For Rabbi Metzger, who finished soon, it was the last chance to clear his Kingdom and meet the fighters manning the battalion and served hot.

Rabbi Metzger has returned to the Tower

The battalion commander, Lt. Col. Yair Orr, the tour heads for armored vehicles and the carriage of tank Division, and at the end of the visit won an exciting tribute to the fighters, the platoon is full they תשע”ג fighters when he was awarded a shield of honor ‘ a salute to Warrior תשע”ג fighters. “Rabbi stays forever.
The 7th Armored Brigade, agreed.

Fierce battalion was established in 1969 as part of the 7th armored brigade.
During the Yom Kippur war the Regiment, under the command of yedidya, participated in the battles.
The regiment’s Vale of tears, scored when Syria border point and company help occupation and possession in Syria enclave.

Translated from Hebrew