Rachel Corrie

 

 

Age: 23

 

Summary: peace activist and college senior at Evergreen State College in Washington who went to Palestine as part of the International Solidarity Movement, and who was acting as a "human shield" to prevent the Israeli military from demolishing the house of a Palestinian pharmacist and his family.

 

 

Cause of Death: Crushed to death by a bulldozer

 

Born: April 10, 1979

 

Died: March 16, 2003

 

Location: Rafah, Palestine