Various signs
The ultimate street signs, historical sites and house numbers
× Want to add signs? There is an app! Get it on Google Play Download on the App Store

Sign: Petah Tikva - Memorial to the Undergrounds - The Mafgosh

Herzl St 20, Petah Tikva, Israel
Click here for a map that contains other items in the area

On the sign:
יד למחתרות
סמל העיר פתח תקווה
סמל ארגון חברי ההגנה בפ"ת

כאן בבית אברהם שפירא
שכנה מיפקדת ההגנה בפתח-תקוה
"המַפגוש" - מיפקדת הגוש בתקופת ’השלטון הבריטי’
Add comments, corrections, or missing information. After clicking the "Submit" button you will be taken to a page where you will be required to specify your name and email address.
Please note, you do not need to specify details about the item, these details will be automatically added

One of a series of signs commemorating the underground operations in Petah Tikva before the establishment of the state of Israel.

Beit Shapira was photographed that day Click for a larger image

The house is also defined as a heritage site in Israel Click for sign's details

Translation of the text on the sign:
Memorial to the Undergrounds
The emblem of the city of Petah Tikva
The emblem of the Haganah organization in Petah Tikva

The Mafgosh
Here at Avraham Shapira’s house
Was the Haganah headquarters in Petah Tikva
"The Mafgosh" - the headquarters of the bloc during the ’British rule’

Learn about:

The ultimate street signs, historical sites and house numbers

Initiating the site - Eli Zvuluny - Programming and building the site Possible Worlds Ltd. Possible Worlds Ltd. © 2019-2024

© ALL RIGHTS RESERVED - The site and its content are copyright protected. The full copyrights of the site's content belong to Eli Zvuluny. All images in the site (unless another photographer is mentioned) were taken by Eli Zvuluny that has the full copyrights on them. The use of any images or other materials included herein, in whole or part, for any purpose is expressly prohibited without the written permission of Eli Zvuluny. .