JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: GDUD #general

Stephen G. Esrati <steve@...>
 

Israel & Clara wrote:

GDUD in hebrew is "regiment", a military formation.
That is absolutely correct. The Jewish Legion, which fought
as part of the British Army in the first World War
and helped liberate Eretz Yisrael >from the Ottoman Empire,
was termed Ha-Gdud Ha-Ivri.

Stephen G. Esrati

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