Ten Ambulances Presented to Palestine Red Mogen David for Service on Home Front
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Ten Ambulances Presented to Palestine Red Mogen David for Service on Home Front

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Ten fully equipped ambulances were officially turned over to the Palestine Red Mogen David tonight at the annual dedication dinner of the American Red Mogen David for Palestine at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel. Among the speakers who praised the life-saving work being performed by the Red Mogen David in Palestine were Congressman Emanuel Celler and Mrs. Archibald Silverman. Messages were received from President and Mrs. Roosevelt, Secretary of the Treasury Henry Morgenthau Dr. Herbert H. Lehman, Wendell Wilkie and British Ambassador Lord Halifax.

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