ASSYRIAN MARTYRS OF THE LEBANESE CIVIL WAR
Type: Virtual Memorial
No of names: 38
Organisation: Various academic institutions
A website page dedicated to the martyrs of the Assyrian people, which was compiled by the Staff of the Ashurbanipal Library and was updated in 1997 and onward by members of the Assyrian Academic Society.
During the Labenese civil war, Assyrians fought side by side with their Syriac Maronite brethren against the fundamentalist muslem forces. Many gave their life in combat or as victims to civilian bombing. Below is a partial list of the heros who died in combat defending the Christian communities.
POSTED BY JON BRUNBERG ON 8/15/2009blog comments powered by Disqus