24 Aug Israeli War Bond Posters : Financing Israel’s War Efforts
Amidst years of trials and conflicts, the Jewish community in Palestine and later in Israel valiantly fought for survival. The demands of war necessitated resource diversion and seizing every opportunity to meet budgetary needs for battle. Essential to this cause were Voluntary Funds and National War Bonds, vital pillars upholding public stability and the fight itself.
From 1938 to 1948, a pivotal era before Israel’s inception and amidst the turbulent Arab Revolt, the “Jewish Settlement Ransom” fund emerged. This fund, fueled by indirect taxes and contributions, played a pivotal role in soldier training, defense unit establishment, and fortification. The crucible of WWII introduced further levies like the Emergency Tax and Enlistment Fund, providing for soldiers and Holocaust survivors. Kofer HaYishuv’s legacy concluded with Israel’s birth.
The epic saga of funding the 1948 Israeli War of Independence underscores the paramount importance assigned to Yishuv’s support in the war. Beyond manpower enlistment and economic mobilization, this support encompassed public involvement in raising funds for the battle. Noteworthy are the Voluntary Loan for People’s Security in November 1947 and the National Loan in December 1948.
A synergy of events, fused with the urgent and fervent emotions they evoked, alongside unwavering resolve and personal sacrifices, both financial and human, paved the way for an astounding fundraising feat. Backed by financial aid from American Jewry and diverse Jewish communities, this success significantly contributed, as previously highlighted, to Israel’s triumphs.
“For the Safety of the People” War Bond Poster from Israel Independence War Designed by Pesach Irsai, Bezalel 1947$4,500.00 Buy Now
Extremely Rare Israeli War Bond Poster “We all contribute to the Magen Foundation”, Sinai War 1955$4,000.00 Buy Now
For the sake of Peace, The Army Lender. Request from the public to contribute to the war effort, Israel 1948$0.00
Israel’s Independence war Bond Vintage Poster 1948, “A tax for our protection”$7,500.00 Buy Now
The Jewish Settlement Ransom Israel’s War Bond Vintage Poster, 1941 WWII$6,500.00 Buy Now
War Bond Poster 1948, Imposed by the Tel-Aviv Municipality during the War of Independence 1948
War Loan is Victory Loan Rare Poster of National Loan For Israeli Independence War 1948$6,500.00 Buy Now