When the IDF fought the Nazi war machine.
Pica follow the explanation.
I always connect Holocaust Memorial Day with Yom HaZikaron, Memorial Day. As a combat soldier in the IDF, including 12 years reserves, I associated the privilege and purpose of service in the IDF with the history of the Shoah.
The IDF is more than an army protecting a state. It is an army to ensure the survival of the Jewish people.
I took modern day IDF pics and images of the German military and camps from WWII and this is what came from them.
For the memory of the slaughtered, gassed, shot, enslaved, tortured, turned into soap and wallets, book covers and lamp shades, my fallen people. And the soldiers today