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Schlesel, Moses-Isaac

Schlesel, Moses-Isaac


Son of Dvora and David, was born on 28.11.1927 in the town of Tarnobrzeg, the Galicia region of Poland, where he raised a national education and grew up in the spirit of tradition, and on October 28, 1935, his family immigrated to Israel and settled in Tel Aviv. From the age of fifteen he was active in the “Hagana” and was active in the ” And served in Tel Aviv. When news of the United Nations General Assembly resolution of 29 November 1947 on the division of the country into two states was received, he did not participate in the dancing of joy, but prepared himself earnestly for the future. A state does not accept free of charge. “The fighting began, and in an optimistic spirit, he told his friends:” We have guns! He participated in the Nachshon operation and joined the Givati ​​Brigade and served as a company medic, participated in the battle in Ashdod and was one of the last retreating soldiers, and later served in the Shimshon Foxes jeep unit. He also took part in the attack on the Egyptian “Burma Road” to tighten the encirclement around the “Faluja pocket.” The company, which stormed the Sixth Block, encountered heavy fire and suffered casualties. Moshe’s hands were full of work, wearing the wounds of his comrades when they got the enemy’s bullet, and Moshe-Yitzhak fell on the day of Tishrei 5709 (2/11/1948). He was laid to rest at the Warburg military cemetery.

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