Eli Hazeev

9/17/5740

Eli Hazeev (Wolf) lived in Kiryat Arba and was killed on 05/02/1980 when he came back from the prayers at the Tomb of the Patriarchs. He as on of "The Six" who were ambushed in front of Beit Hadassah. The Beit HaShisha building is dedicated in their memory. Eli was an American citizen and veteran of the Vietnam War. He was 32 years old when he died and was survived by his wife and daughter. He worked as a locksmith and studied Torah.

For full article on the 1980 incident click here: