Ceremony marking the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers - Holocaust and Martyrs Memorial Day 2021

When: 8.4.2021 10:00
Site name: The Scroll of Fire Memorial
Start time: 10:00
Location: Central Israel, Martyr's Forest

Thursday | April 8, 2021 | 26 Nisan 5781 | 10:00
Every year, KKL-JNF and the B'nai B'rith World Center in Jerusalem hold a ceremony honoring Jews who saved other Jews during the Holocaust. The ceremony is held at the Scroll of Fire Memorial in Martyr's Forest.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this year's ceremony will be held at the forest with limited attendance and will be broadcast live here YouTube and on this page. To attend the ceremony, please register at worldcenter@012.net.il
This event is dedicated to the heroism of Yitzhak Artzi and Wilhelm Filderman (Romania) and José Aboulker (Algeria)


Avraham Duvdevani
World Chairman, JNF
Dr. Haim V. Katz
Chairman, B’nai B’rith World Center
Brigadier General Yehuda Yehoshua
Commander of the Border Guard Combat Training Center
H.E. Radu Ioanid
Ambassador of Romania to Israel
Att. Aryeh Barnea
Chairman, The Committee to Recognize the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers During the Holocaust (JRJ)
Noam Semel
Director General, Habima National Theatre
Sar Shalom Jerbi
Director, Education and Community Division, KKL-JNF
Torch lighting
Dr. Hadas-Malca Hachoen
Representative, B'nai B'rith Israel
Presentation of the “Jewish Rescuer’s Citation”
William Bachner, Rodolphe Furth, Jacob Gutfrajnd, Sara Felzenstein Gutfrajnd, Line Kaufmann, Vitka Kempner Kovner, Hannah Senesh, Moshe Haim Bezalel Shapiro, Ruth Uzard and Nachum Remba
Testimonies by:
Eliezer Lev Zion, Chana Arnon, Benny Teitelbaum