NAME: Davidi Ben Zion


DATE OF BIRTH: 16 October, 1930

DATE OF DEATH: 20 July, 2015

Ben-Zion Davidi son of Zalpha and David was born in Jerusalem on October 16th, 1930.

In 1945 he joined Lehi’s Operational Division in Haifa. Ben Zion was imprisoned and held for six months in the detention camp in Latrun.

He enlisted in the IDF a few days after the general recruitment and joined the 8th Brigade, 89th Battalion. During his military activity, he was wounded and received recognition as a disabled IDF soldier.

He worked most his life as an accountant for Kerre-Perry.

Ben Zion married Geula. They have a daughter and a son, 6 grandchildren and great-grandchildren that were born after his death.

Ben Zion died on July 20th, 2015 and was laid to rest in Yokneam cemetery.