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New York City to Pay Tribute to Col, David Marcus, Mayor Odwyer Announces

New York City is preparing to pay tribute to the memory of the late Col. David Marcus, supreme Haganah commander on the Jerusalem front, who died from a stray Arab bullet several hours before the Palestine truce became effective. “The city will do its utmost to express its regrets for a former city official and a great citizen,” an announcement today by Mayor William O’Dwyer said.