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Underground Fighters Executed By The British

(1945-1947)

During the British Mandate period, Israeli underground fighters from the Irgun and Lehi engaged in various operations against the British authorities.  Many were arrested and jailed.  The men on this page were all convicted of capital crimes, sentenced to death and executed.  All were hung at Acre prison, except for Barazani and Feinstein, who were scheduled to be executed at the prison in Jerusalem but committed suicide the night before.  


Moshe Barazani

Meir Feinstein

Meir Nakar

Mordehai Elkachi

Eliahu Beit-Zuri

Eliahu Hakim

Dov Gruner

Jechiel Dov-Drezner

Eliezer Kashani


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