Bar, Carmel

Birth Name Bar, Carmel
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources

Boat     Carmel Bar left Romania with his family

Camp   Καράολος Gazimagusa Karakol Karaolos Internment Camps 55-62, Mağusa bölgesi, Κύπρος Kıbrıs Carmel Bar had spent part of his childhood in the Cyprus detention camp

Aliyah     Carmel Bar, age 5 years, arrived in Israel with his family

Membership   קיבוץ מחניים kibbutz Mahanayim, הגליל העליון, ישראל  

Event Note

On kibbutz Mahaniyim קיבוץ מחניים, Carmel Bar worked as a shepherd

Military Service   צה"ל צבא הגנה לישראל TzaHaL IDF Israel Defense Forces  

Residence July 16, 1967   Carmel Bar became the first Israeli settler on the Golan Height after the 1967 War

Event Note

After Eytan Sat recruited 2 settlers, Rafael Ben-Yehudah drove Carmel Bar, in his jeep, to the former Syrian base at Aalleiqa.
One member of Gadot had arrived the day befor, but left the next day.
Gershom Gorenberg cites: "At Aalleqa, Ben-Yehudah, Sat, and Allon were contravening government polict on the future of the heights, even if only Allon knew it."

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Source References

  1. The Accidental Empire: Israel and the Birth of the Settlements, 1967-1977
  2. Occupied territories: the untold story of Israel’s settlements
    1. Page: 77


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