The U.S. Navy evacuated 6,000 Jews from Jaffa in 1914/1915

The definitive book of photos showing the history of Americans in the Holy Land will be published shortly.

Here are two never-before-seen pictures from the book showing Jews boarding and disembarking from the USS Tennessee after their expulsion by the Turks in 1915. 

Stay tuned for information on the book's publication.

Jewish refugees boarding and registering in Jaffa.

Jewish refugees disembarking in Alexandria Egypt.

Source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/214201

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