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United States of America - WW2 US Army Hebrew/JEWISH Prayer Book - Infantry - Chaplain - 1945

United States of America - WW2 US Army Hebrew/JEWISH Prayer Book - Infantry - Chaplain - 1945

Nice WW2 US Army Jewish Prayer Book bible for Jewish in the Armed Forces. It Is dated 1945 and made by the Jewish Welfare Comittee for Jewish soldiers in the US Army. These prayer books were designed to fit in the service man's pocket, e.g. Nice hard-cover in really nice conditiion.

During World War II, approximately 500,000 American Jews served in the various branches of the United States armed services. Roughly 52,000 of these received U.S. military awards.[29] The historian Solomon Grayzel, in A History of the Jews: From the Babylonian Exile to the Present, records that more than a million Jews were officially enrolled in the fighting forces of the Allies and that the largest number were Jewish Americans. Grayzel gives a number of 550,000 Jews in military service in the United States during World War II out of a total population of 4,770,000 American Jews.[30][31]

Unique 100% original item for your US WW2 collection; will for sure be a nice item in your collection, as you don't find a jewish edition easily!

Type Infantry - Chaplain
Country of Origin United States of America
Army Unit WW2 US Army Hebrew/JEWISH Prayer Book
Year of Manufacture 1945
Original/ Replica Original
Condition Good condition
Comes with certificate of authenticity No
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