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Shoshana Yehudit Greenbaum

Aug 9, 2001 | 20th of Av, 5761 | כ׳ באב תשס״א

Aug 9, 2001 – Shoshana Yehudit Greenbaum, 31 an American tourist from New Jersey, was one of 15 people killed in a suicide bombing in the heart of Jerusalem, inside a crowded pizza restaurant.

Carrying the explosives in a guitar case, the terrorist entered the Sbarro pizzeria at the corner of King George Avenue and Jaffa Road in downtown Jerusalem just before 2 p.m. The 5 kg.-10 kg. bomb which was packed with nails, screws, and bolts completely gutted the restaurant, which was full of lunchtime diners.

Shoshana an only child, had arrived in Israel with her husband Shmuel, as part of her graduate studies. She was pregnant at the time of her death. She and her husband were excited about having their first child.

Shoshana Yehudit Greenbaum was buried in Jerusalem.

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Israel's Voice commitment to memorialize each victim of terror doesn't end here. We are currently reaching out to those who have been victimized and to every family who's lost loved one(s) due to terror. Your story must be told and we intend to create a documentary for each individual. Silence is no longer an option. Contact us today to set up an appointment. info@israelvoice.org Our preference is to make your story heard in English, but Hebrew is also fine. Videos will be subtitled for the world to understand.

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