Yom Kippur War

Benny Peled

Fellowship Blog

From Aircraft Mechanic to Air Force Commander

Serving Israel as a mechanic and fighter pilot during her earliest years, Benny Peled worked his way up to command the Israeli Air Force.

IDF soldier watches air cover over Golan Heights, Yom Kippur War, October 1973

Stand For Israel

Photo Friday: Yom Kippur

Stand for Israel remembers the Yom Kippur War, when, in 1973, Israel was attacked on the holiest day for the Jewish people.

Kibbutz Beit HaShita, 1950

Stand For Israel

The Wheat Grows Again

Kibbutz Beit HaShita was named for a biblical town which saw a famous battle, and is remembered for losing the most men during the Yom Kippur War.

IDF during Yom Kippur War

Stand For Israel

Photo Friday: Though War Break Out Against Me

An IDF soldier during the Yom Kippur War watches as the Israeli Air Force provides cover on the Golan Heights.

IDF wounded evacuated during Yom Kippur War

Stand For Israel

‘We Don’t Have Enough People to Defend the State’

When Israel's enemies attacked her on the holiest day of the year, her leaders worried it could lead to the Jewish state's destruction.

IDF casualty evacuated during Yom Kippur War, 1973

Fellowship Blog

Yom Kippur War Vet Helps Others with Trauma

Professor Yuval Neria served in the IDF during Israel's 1973 conflict, and is helping other veterans like himself with their emotional consequences to trauma.

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