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The body of six-month-old Havivah Stein, who died of suffocation on board the illegal immigrant ship, the Jewish State, is held over the side of the vessel as it docked in Haifa after being intercepted by the British navy.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 88174

The body of six-month-old Havivah Stein, who died of suffocation on board the illegal immigrant ship, the Jewish State, is held over the side of the vessel as it docked in Haifa after being intercepted by the British navy.

The passengers shout to the British personnel on the pier, "You killed them!" Tear gas was used to overcome resistance when the British boarded the ship.

Date
1947 October 03
Variant Locale
Israel
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Saliba Sarsar
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Record last modified: 2004-05-20 00:00:00
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