Tag Archives: Korean war

Memorial Day Weekend, 2017

On Memorial Day, we remember all the members of our armed services who paid the ultimate price in service to this great country. Our eternal gratitude.

Posted in Abraham Avrech, America, Judaism, Judaism & Christianity, Memorial Day, War, World War II | Also tagged , , , , , | 1 Response

Tibor Rubin, Holocaust survivor and Korean War Medal of Honor recipient, dies at 86

Tibor Rubin has passed away. He was an authentic Jewish-American hero, a modern day Maccabee. Baruch Dayan Emet. Tibor Rubin, a Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor who joined the U.S. Army out of gratitude for his liberation from the Nazis, then earned the Medal of Honor for heroism in the Korean War, died of natural causes Saturday […]

Posted in America, Chanukah, History, Holocaust, Tibor Rubin, U.S. Army | Also tagged , , , , , , | 2 Responses

Veteran’s Day, 2015: My Favorite Veteran, Rabbi Abraham Avrech z’l

My father, Rabbi Chaplain Abraham Avrech passed away on March 15, 2014. This is the second Veteran’s Day without my father’s physical presence in this world. He is gone, but like all veteran’s certainly not forgotten. Take a moment to ponder the enormous sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes and their families. Millions and millions […]

Posted in Abraham Avrech, America, Veterans Day | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Responses

Veteran’s Day, 2013: Rabbi Abraham Avrech, My Favorite Veteran

Today we honor our veterans—the living and the dead. Take a moment to ponder the enormous sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes and their families. Millions and millions of people all over the world are forever in their debt. Keep in mind that the U.S.military has freed more people on this earth from tyranny and […]

Posted in Abraham Avrech, America, Military, Veterans Day | Also tagged , , , , , | 22 Responses

Memorial Day 2013

On Memorial Day, we remember all the members of our armed services who paid the ultimate price in service to this great country. Our eternal gratitude.

Posted in Abraham Avrech, America, Memorial Day | Also tagged , , , | 16 Responses

Veteran’s Day, 2012: Rabbi Abraham Avrech, My Favorite Veteran

Today we honor our veterans—the living and the dead. Take a moment to ponder the enormous sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes and their families. Millions and millions of people all over the world are forever in their debt. Keep in mind that the U.S.military has freed more people on this earth from tyranny and […]

Posted in Abraham Avrech, Military, Veterans Day | Also tagged , , , | 13 Responses