On the night of Thursday, December 7, at the military cemetery on mount Herzl in Jerusalem, was held the funeral of IDF captain Jesse Rosales, who was killed in an accident during a training exercise on the basis of the «tze’elim».
At the funeral of officer involved over a thousand people.
PE on the basis of the «tze’elim» occurred on January 5, during the course of the exponential of the battle of the graduates of the course of company commanders in the Centre of the land forces. According to radio station «Sieves Beth» during the investigation it was found that the officer was injured from the shrapnel of a mortar shell fired by mistake in the direction of a military group.
After the incident on the day were interrupted all the teachings of the ground forces. Later the commander of land forces major General guy Tzur ordered to resume teaching.
The Rosales family immigrated from Mexico in 2001. In the early stages of life in Israel the family settled in the village of tel Zion, and then moved to Beit Meir.
Yishai two years he studied in the yeshiva, he entered the military service in the battalion «Netzah Yehuda», where ultra-Orthodox are serving the military, graduated from officer training. Posthumously he was awarded the rank of captain.
From Jesse Rosales survived by his parents, Aaron and Elisheva – and four brothers and sisters. The younger brother of the deceased officer, Michael, also served in the battalion «Netzah Yehuda».