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A recent immigrant couple poses on their wedding day surrounded by friends from an Italian displaced persons' camp and the illegal immigration ship, the Wingate.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 18270

A recent immigrant couple poses on their wedding day surrounded by friends from an Italian displaced persons' camp and the illegal immigration ship, the Wingate.

Almost immediately after the wedding, the groom left to fight with the Haganna in the battles preceding the War of Independence.

Pictured in the center or Josef Fischer and his bride, Miraim Domawaska Fischer. Next to Miriam is her sister Rivke Domawaska. Next to Josef is Malka Yevelewicz who survived as a partisan.

Date
1948 January 06
Variant Locale
Israel
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Joseph Fischer
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Record last modified: 2007-08-09 00:00:00
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