Shlomo Erell

Israeli Navy general
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Shlomo Erell (20 November 1920 – 20 November 2018) was an Israeli military personnel. He was the Major General in the IDF, and the seventh Commander of the Israeli Navy.[1] He was born in Łódź, Poland. In the 1970s, he became a member of the Likud party and from time to time he was brought in by Israeli leaders as an advisor of Naval issues.

Erell died on 20 November 2018, on his 98th birthday.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Israel Navy Commanders-in-Chief Jewish Virtual Library
  2. "מפקד חיל הים לשעבר, שלמה אראל, הלך לעולמו בגיל 98". m.ynet.co.il.