Alter Britvich

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: Holocaust survivor who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly a week from horrific injuries suffered in the March 27 Park Hotel suicide bombing incident known as the 'Passover massacre' that killed 22 people and seriously wounded over 130 others including his wife Frieda Britvich as a Hamas militant detonated massive explosives inside the hotel's crowded dining room during the annual traditional festive religious meal, in which it became one of the most deadliest terrorist attacks against Israeli civilians during Second Intifada.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a suicide bomb blast

 

Born: 1914

 

Died: April 2, 2002

 

Location: Netanya, Israel