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Soldiers Celebrate Channukah

December 10, 1923
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A special army and navy Chamkah service, was keld Sunday under the auspices of the Jewish Welfare Board, at the Young Men’s Hebrew Association. Lexington Avenue and Ninety-Second Street. Rabbi H. Feld, visiting rabbi of the Jewish Welfare Board for New York and vicinity, presided. The speakers were Rear Admiral Charles P. Plunkett commanding the Third Naval District and the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Colonel Charles Gerhardt, Commandant of Fort Jay. Governors Island, and Chaplain M. M. Witherspoon of the U. S. S. Colorado.

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