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Shay Levinson

Gender: Male

Age when taken: 19

Citizenship: Israel

Occupation: IDF Soldier, Sergeant in the 77th Battalion, 7th Armored Brigade 

Hostage status: Still Captive, Confirmed Deceased

More about Shay:

  • A top volleyball player who played for 6 years with the youth team in Eilabun, an Arab village near his hometown 

  • Was the only Israeli Jew on the team and strongly believed in coexistence

  • Was included in the team’s senior squad for the season

  • From the village Giv’at Avni, in Northern Israel

Alternate name spelling:

  • Shai

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Date Last Updated: April 1st, 2024

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