Avraham Nehmad

 

 

Age: 16

 

Summary: yeshiva student who had been hospitalized in critical condition but never regained consciousness for more than three months from severe internal injuries suffered in the March 2 Yeshivat Beit Yisrael massacre that killed 10 people including his older brother Shaul and six other members of the extended family and also seriously wounded over 50 others outside a Jerusalem synagogue near the local Mahane Israel yeshiva where people had gathered for a bar mitzvah celebration in the ultra-Orthodox Beit Yisrael neighborhood, in which the Palestinian Islamist militant organization al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades claimed responsibility for the attack.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a suicide bomb blast

 

Born: 1986

 

Died: June 20, 2002

 

Location: Jerusalem, Israel