Dr. Gershon Garry, One of the Founders of Jewish Legion, Dies in Palestine
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Dr. Gershon Garry, One of the Founders of Jewish Legion, Dies in Palestine

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Dr. Gershon Garry, an American surgeon who came to Palestine with the first Hadassah unit, died here today of a heart attack at the age of 52. He was one of the founders of the Jewish Legion.

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