The memorial site was photographed that day by the same photographer Click for a larger image
The second truce began following pressure from the UN Security Council, and occurred at the end of the "Ten Day Battles".
Burma Road was a road that bypassed the road between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem Click for sign's details
The joint outpost was an outpost in the area where the city of Beit Shemesh is today and is called "joint " because part of it was under the control of the Sixth Battalion, while the other part was controlled by an Egyptian force. Translation of the text on the sign
Emblem of the Sixth Regiment In the second truce
July 19 - October 18, 1948
The security of the Burma Road at Latrun and Bayt Nuba outposts,
Maintenance of the "joint outpost"