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American-Born Lone IDF Soldier Found Dead

IDF Lone Soldier, David Menachem Gordon (z"l).

IDF Lone Soldier, David Menachem Gordon (z"l).

The body of a 21-year-old Ohio native serving as a lone soldier in the IDF was found on Tuesday, two days after he was reported missing, military spokesmen announced.

Corporal David Menachem Gordon of the Givati Brigade was found with his personal Tabor rifle beside him. He had last been at the Tzrifin army base near Tel Aviv. No details were released concerning where he was found and the cause of his death.

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97 Responses to “American-Born Lone IDF Soldier Found Dead”

  1. John Andrews says:

    Rest in complete. Shalom. …

  2. John Andrews says:

    Rest in complete. Shalom. …

  3. So Sad. Sincere Condolences to his family and friends

  4. So Sad. Sincere Condolences to his family and friends

  5. Praying for family. R.I.P.

  6. Praying for family. R.I.P.

  7. May his memory be blessed.

  8. May his memory be blessed.

  9. Baruch Dayan Emet!

  10. Baruch Dayan Emet!

  11. Oh no! My husband and I were just talking a few minutes ago about him. Rest in peace brave soldier. From Drom Afrika.

  12. Oh no! My husband and I were just talking a few minutes ago about him. Rest in peace brave soldier. From Drom Afrika.

  13. Jaci Jono says:

    god by with you

  14. Jaci Jono says:

    god by with you

  15. Emtiaj Ahamed Emu, how dare you, you are not people but beasts , and I don’t want to offend the beasts

  16. Emtiaj Ahamed Emu, how dare you, you are not people but beasts , and I don’t want to offend the beasts

  17. RIP David.may the lord grant you eternal rest.

  18. Love Wins says:

    R.I.P dear one. You are loved.

  19. Josh Barrack says:

    Emtaij? That’s a name? Go back to your 3rd world sh*thole. I’d stick that little .45 popgun up your rear if you lived in a country that didn’t make me sick just thinking about it.

  20. Josh Barrack says:

    Emtaij? That’s a name? Go back to your 3rd world sh*thole. I’d stick that little .45 popgun up your rear if you lived in a country that didn’t make me sick just thinking about it.

  21. Lyn Myers says:

    RIP young man! May God comfort his family and friends and collegues.

  22. So sorry for our loss Israel. Corporal David rest in peace.

  23. So sorry for our loss Israel. Corporal David rest in peace.

  24. Nancy Keller says:

    Baruch Dayan Emet

  25. Same age as my son R.I.P I will pray for you my boy.

  26. May his soul be at peace and deepest condolences to his family and friends

  27. You are satan..that why you are happy.

  28. Peggy Green says:

    May his memory be a blessing. His Mom raised a wonderful son.

  29. Prayers for his family and all of Israel

  30. Emtiaj, go suck a circumsized Jewish cock..Happy that a hero is killed? I am so sick of you islam scum that im stooping to your low, low . level. your mama, papa, siblings. & your whole sick family.

  31. Izik Izik says:

    May he rest in peace

  32. Karen Bryant says:

    Praying for his family and friends.

  33. J.R. Branham says:

    R.I.P. HERO!!! Prayer for his family and friends.

  34. “Serving as a lone soldier”. I hate to appear dumb, but what is a “lone soldier”? Might be really obvious, I know, but I honestly don’t understand the phrase.

  35. Armando Ruiz says:

    Thank you and your family for your brave sacrifice , G – d watch over you .

  36. He didn’t live in Israel, he enlisted from abroad, where his family lives, as I concluded.

  37. R.I.P Hashem will comfort his family:)shalom♥

  38. May his memory be etched in our hearts forever. Baruch Dayan HaEmet. Condolences to his family

  39. Why don’t they put GPs homing devices on these guys?

  40. Aijaz, what about 200.000 who died thru Assad? What about 8000 who died thru Isis? Get real. It’s really funny to read the ethernal muslim nonsense! You guys hate everybody, you just can’t live without hate embed in your souls…

  41. RIP David, brave soldier

  42. Very mysterious indeed. So sad. May his soul rest in peace.

  43. May he rest in peace and his memory be a blessing.

  44. Nash Ag your name sounds sataNash Agly …..No love but hate in your heart….muslim killer

  45. May his memory be blessed. My prayers go out to Israel & to David’s family & friends. I feel heartfelt sorrow. (from Florida, US)

  46. Ryan Montoya says:

    How can I join the IDF? Somebody please tell me!!

  47. :( So so sorry……..sending our condolences. Praying for everyone.

  48. Wayne Lyons says:

    RIP,A Hero He Is.

  49. We in America are proud of him and so sorry for his family’s loss and for Israel’s loss. Tragic.

  50. So sad. My prayers to his family.

  51. Live well lived… to die is gain…

  52. RIP my friend. You are not alone now, GOD be with you.

  53. Reesa Rosen says:

    Condolences to his family and friends.

  54. Dan Summer says:

    Suicide or homicide?

  55. Dan Summer says:

    Either way blessings be upon him and his loved ones ?

  56. Our condolences to the family

  57. Doc Hubbard says:

    may you sit at the right hand of God..Well done faithful servant

  58. R.I.P. you sweet boy.

  59. Lisa Safon says:

    Baruch Dayan Haemet.

  60. Baruch Dayan HaEmet!

  61. Sorry for your loss

  62. Cannot like! Agonizing news.

  63. Minoo Bral says:

    Very SAD.Zichrono hagibor Le Bracha*

  64. So young guy … we love you forever.. You are in God’s hands ! Amen !

  65. Rest in Peace- Brave solider

  66. Judith Dowla says:

    Sorry to hear this.

  67. Roger Miller says:

    im from ohio you have prayers for his family

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