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A large crowd assembles in the synagogue in Athens to celebrate the founding of Israel. Rabbi Elias Barzilai leads the service.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 12668

A large crowd assembles in the synagogue in Athens to celebrate the founding of Israel. Rabbi Elias Barzilai leads the service.

Also pictured are Asher Moissis (attorney and President of the Central Board of Jewish Communities), Rabbi Mizrahi of Corfu, Kostas Kotzias (Mayor of Athens), Dimitri Avramopoulos (diplomat and member of parliament), Lavinger (Presient of Central Board of Jewish Communities), Jacques Beraha, ? Moshe, ? Ouziel, Sam Natan, Sam Levy and Simtov Hassid.

Date
Circa 1949
Variant Locale
Thessaloniki
Saloniki
Salonica
Solun
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Meryl Menashe
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Record last modified: 2006-07-28 00:00:00
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