Updated List of Israeli Fallen in Operation Defensive Edge 2014

Friday, July 18

  1. Staff Sgt. Eitan Barak, 20, Herzliya, Nahal Brigade

Saturday, July 19

  1. Sgt. Bnaya Rubel, 20, Holon, Paratroopers 101st Battalion
  2. Second Lt. Bar Rahav, 21, Ramat Yishai, Engineering Corps
  3. Maj. (Res.) Amotz Greenberg, 45, Hod Hasharon
  4. Sgt. Adar Barsano, 20, Nahariya, Armored Corps

Sunday, July 20

  1. Sgt. Max Steinberg, 24, Los Angeles, Golani Brigade. Lone soldier who came to Israel without family to enlist in the IDF; 20,000 people turned out for his funeral Wednesday at Mt. Herzl.
  2. Staff Sgt. Shachar Tase, 20, Pardesiya, Golani Brigade
  3. Staff Sgt. Daniel Pomerantz, 20, Kfar Azar, Golani Brigade
  4. Sgt. Shon Mondshine, 19, Tel Aviv, Golani Brigade
  5. Sgt. Ben Itzhak Oanounou, 19, Ashdod, Golani Brigade
  6. Staff Sgt. Oren Simcha Noach, 22, Hoshaya, Golani Brigade
  7. Maj. Tzafrir Bar-Or, 32, Rehovot, Golani Brigade
  8. Capt. Zvika Kaplan, 28, Kibbutz Merav, Golani Brigade
  9. Staff Sgt. Oz Mendelovich, 21, Talmon, Golani Brigade
  10. Sgt. Nissim Sean Carmeli, 21, Ra’anana, Golani Brigade, lone soldier from Texas, US. His funeral was attended by 30,000 Maccabi Soccer Club fans.
  11. Sgt. Gilad Yaakobi, 21, Kiryat Ono, Golani Brigade
  12. Staff Sgt. Moshe Malko, 20, Jerusalem, Golani Brigade

Monday, July 21

  1. Lt. Col. Dolev Keider, 38, Modi’in, OC Gefen Battalion of Bahad 1
  2. Sgt. Nadav Goldmacher, 23, Be’er Sheva, Bahad 1
  3. Warrant Officer Bayhesain Kasahun, 39, Netivot, Northern Brigade, Gaza Division
  4. Staff Sgt. Tal Ifrach, 21, Rishon Lezion, Golani Brigade
  5. Staff Sgt. Yuval Dagan, 22, Kfar Sava, Golani Brigade
  6. First Lt. Yuval Heiman, 21, Efrat, Bahad 1
  7. Master Sgt. (res.) Ohad Shemesh, 27, Beit Elazari, Givati Brigade
  8. Sgt. First Class Oded Ben Sira, 22, Nir Etzion, Nahal Brigade
  9. Staff Sgt. Jordan Bensemhoun, 22, Ashkelon, Golani Brigade. He was a French citizen and "lone soldier" who came from France to volunteer for this fighting unit of the Israeli army.

Tuesday, July 22

  1. First Lt. Natan Cohen, 23, Modi’in, Armored Corps
  2. Staff Sgt. Avitar Torjaman, 20, Beit Sha’an, Paratroopers
  3. Capt. Dmitry Levitas, 26, Jerusalem and Kibbutz Geshur, Armored Corps

Wednesday, July 23

  1. Lt. Paz Eliahu, 22, Evron
  2. First Sgt. Shachar Dover, 20, Ginegar
  3. Lee Matt, 19, Eilat.

Friday, July 25

  1. 1st Sgt. Yair Ashkenazi, 36, from Rehovot.
    A lawyer, he served in the reserves of Bahad 1.
  2. 1st Sgt. Guy Levi, 21, from Kfar Veradim, of the armored corps.
  3. 1st Sgt Oron Shaul, 21 of the Golan Brigade, from Poria Elit, first reported missing, now confirmed fallen in action.
  4. Staff Sgt. Guy Boyland, 21, from Ginosar, a combat engineer.
  5. 1st Sgt. Amit Yeori, 20 from Jerusalem, combat engineer.
  6. Lt. Roy Peles, 21, from Tel Aviv;  Avraham Greenzweig, 21, from Petah Tikva, of the Nahal Brigade.
  7. 1st Sgt. Gal Bason, 21, from Holon, an IDF combat engineer. 

Saturday, July 26

  1. Capt. Liad Lavi, 22, from Sde Nitzan, paratrooper, died of his wounds.
  2. Master Sgt. Rami Kachlon, 39, from Hadera, paratrooper, died of his wounds.

Sunday, July 27

  1. Master Sgt. Barak Rafael Degorker, 27, from Gan Yavneh, was killed on the Israeli-Gaza border by a mortar shell.

Monday, July 28

  1. 1st Sgt. Eliav Eliahu Haim Kachlon, 22, from Safed.
  2. Master Sgt. Meidan Maimon Biton, 20, from Netivot
  3. Master Sgt. Niran Cohen, 20, from Tiberias
  4. Master Sgt. Adi Bariga, 23, from Bet Hashikma
  5. 1st Sgt. Moshe Danino, 20, from Jerusalem
  6. Sgt. Daniel Kedmi, 18, from Tsofim
  7. Sgt. Narkai Yishai Shor, 21, from Jerusalem
  8. Sgt. Sagi Erez, 19, from Kiryat Ata
  9. Sgt. David Deri, 18, from Jerusalem
  10. Sgt. Nadav Raymond, 19, from Shdamot Devora.

Wednesday, July 30

  1. 1st Sgt. Matan Gottlieb, 21, from Rishon Lezion 
  2. 1st Sgt. Omer Hai, 21, from Savion
  3. 1st Sgt, Guy Algranati, 20, from Tel Aviv.

​Friday, August 01

  1. Sgt. Maj. (res) Daniel Marash, 22, from Rishon Lezion
  2. Capt. Omri Tal, 22, from Yahud;
  3. 1st Sgt. Shay Kushnir, 20, from Kiryat Motzkin.
  4. St.-Sgt. Noam Rosenthal, 20, from Meitar.
  5. Capt. (res.) Liran Adir (Edry), 31, from Ezuz.
  6. Major Benaya Sarel, 26, from Kiryat Arba, Givaty Brigade 
  7. St.-Sgt. Liel Gidoni, 20, from Jerusalem, Givaty Brigade.
  8. Lt. Hadar Goldin, 23, of Kfar Saba, Givaty Brigade (who was first reported captured)




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