Memorial Rally Marking Ten Years Since Death of Arie Ben-Eliezer

Recording reference code : CS - 409

Event type: Commemoration
Speaker: Begin Menachem
Event date - from: 01/01/1913
Event date - to: 31/12/1970


Event in memory of Arie Ben-Eliezer marking a decade after his death.
Portrait and memories of his activities: his childhood, his membership in Betar and Brit HaBirionim, joining Etzel. Prisons and detention camps in Israel and Africa.
His activity as Etzel envoy in Poland and Etzel committees in the United States.
His exile to Africa and escape with Yitzhak Shamir. Altalena affair. Membership of first Knesset on behalf of Herut Movement, reparations agreement with Germany.
Informational activities in Canada and the United States. Tenure as Deputy Speaker of the Knesset, member of Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee and Chairman of Herut Movement Headquarters. Establishment of Blue-White Faction in General Federation of Laborers.
Menachem Begin: Memories of Arie Ben-Eliezer and their joint activities.