Hagel Visits Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center, observes an exhibit with Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon and  Robert Ozzett, Yad Vashem’s director of libraries, during a tour of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013. Yad Vashem is Israel’s official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, second from right, observes an exhibit with Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon, Robert Ozzett, Yad Vashem’s director of libraries, and his son, Ziller, during a tour of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel writes a message in the guest book of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel makes remarks after signing the guest book and touring the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, center, observes an exhibit with Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon and  Robert Ozzett, Yad Vashem’s director of libraries, during a tour of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel places a wreath as Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon and Robert Ozzett, Yad Vashem’s director of libraries, watch at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel increases the light of the eternal flame as Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon and Robert Ozzett, Yad Vashem’s director of libraries, watch at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, April 21, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo