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 Moshe Weinberg

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Moshe Weinberg

Birth
Haifa, Haifa District, Israel
Death 5 Sep 1972 (aged 32)
Munich (München), Stadtkreis München, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Burial Bat Yam, Tel Aviv District, Israel
Memorial ID 27568670 View Source
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Olympic Games Athlete, Terrorism Victim. He was the coach for the Israel Olympic Wresting Team that competed in the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. He was one of eleven Israeli athletes who were taken hostage and murdered by Palestinian terrorists from the "Black September" group. He twice attacked and fought back against his captors, and was killed in his second attempt.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 15 Jun 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 27568670
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/27568670/moshe-weinberg : accessed ), memorial page for Moshe Weinberg (19 Sep 1939–5 Sep 1972), Find a Grave Memorial ID 27568670, citing Holon Cemetery, Bat Yam, Tel Aviv District, Israel ; Maintained by Find A Grave .