Israeli aviation greats laid to rest just days apart

06.12.2011                      10.Kislev. 5772                       Gebet für Regen

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Israeli aviation greats laid to rest just days apart

Syd Cohen – stepped up in the dark days of '48; "Sydney was mensch in best sense of the word, his name is engraved in pantheon of IAF."

As I said in my eulogy at his funeral at the Ramat Hasharon Cemetery on Monday, Sydney (Syd) Cohen was a mensch in the best sense of the word, and his name is engraved in the pantheon of the Israel Air Force.
Among those attending the funeral were the current commander of the IAF and two other previous commanders, as well as many senior officers and squadron commanders from the past and present….