The memorial site was photographed that day by the same photographer Click for a larger image
The latest operation in the Jerusalem Corridor area, against Egyptian and Arab forces in the area. At the beginning of the operation the joint outpost was captured Click for sign's details
And other outposts at the fork junction (now the Tzur Hadassah area). A company from the Sixth Battalion took part in these battles
More details about the operation are displayed on the sign at the place where it started Click for sign's details Translation of the text on the sign
Emblem of the Sixth Regiment Operation Ha-Har
October 19-23, 1948
Conquest of Khar a-Ross, Allar and the opening of the road from the Elah Valley to a "fork" by Husan.