Illegal Immigration Collection , The Patria - Testimonies, Newspaper Items (including from 1953 - 1993)

24.11.1940 - 05.12.1940

Reference Code : K 6 - 6/ 1

Archive: Illegal Immigration Collection
Material status: Scanned
אוניות מעפילים: Patria

Attachments

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Description

Newspaper items about explosion on the Patria, ship intended to deport illegal immigrants, in Haifa port, drowning of many of the passengers and British decision not to deport the survivors;
Printout of testimonies by two illegal immigrants;
Testimony by Dr. Binyamin Lubotzky about Etzel preparations to bomb the Patria while the action itself was carried out by the Hagana;
"Seventy Years Ago Today: Sinking of the Ship the Patria in Haifa Port", Haaretz November 2010 (not scanned)