In anguish, longing, 1.5 million Israelis pay respects at military cemeteries nationwide. Roads leading to the Kiryat Shaul military cemetery in Tel Aviv were shut to traffic starting at 5:00 a.m on Monday ahead of the annual ceremony — one of several — to commemorate fallen soldiers and victims of terror attacks as Israel marks Memorial Day. “Our liberty is sacred, both sacred and hard. We know that there is a price to be paid for our existence here, for our liberty.
804a Corporal Joseph Patrick McKeogh, 1st Pioneer Battalion, of Myrtleford, Victoria. Killed in Action: 13 April 1918, France, age 23. Buried: Le Grand Hasard Military Cemetery, Morbecques, Plot 3 Row A Grave 7.