Yitzhak Hofi

 

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: Israeli army general and director of Mossad from 1974 to 1982 who had played a key role in his country's daring 1976 commando rescue raid in Uganda, but who also fought in Israel's War of Independence in 1948 and rose through the ranks to become head of the northern command during the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: January 25, 1927

 

Died: September 14, 2014

 

Location: Jerusalem, Israel