Tragedy struck the Givati Brigade and the hesder community on Tuesday, 22 Adar-II when hesder talmid Yehuda Sussia z”l collapsed and died on his base. The 19-year-old soldier from Beit Uziel collapsed during physical education on the Givati base.
Sussia was a talmid in Yeshivat Karnei Shomron and entered the IDF in the March 2016 induction. As a result of the incident all training in Givati has been halted pending an investigation.
The levaya was held on Wednesday, 13 Adar-II at 13:00 in the Har Herzl Military Cemetery in Yerushalayim.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)