A female Jewish parachutist in Ezekiel’s army

After hearing of the Nazi atrocities in the Second World War, the Jews living in Mandatory Palestine demanded that they be able to help their brethren.

The Jewish Agency – the de facto government of the Jewish community in pre-state Israel – arranged to have more than 100 Jewish soldiers train with the British army and be dropped behind enemy lines in Europe to carry out reconnaissance missions.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/A-female-Jewish-parachutist-in-Ezekiels-army-473137

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