Israeli Army boarding school ("Pnimia Tzvait" - "IDF Junior Command Preparatory School") in Tel Aviv uniface tallion, circa. 1970's; weight: 8.5g; size: 30mm. Obverse depicts the emblem of the boarding school (the Bible and a sword) with legend above "Military Boarding School Tel Aviv" and motto in ribbon below "In Silence and Security" (from Book of Prophets, Yeshayahu 15).
The military boarding school system was founded in 1953, while the school in Tel Aviv existed from 1965 to 1984. It was one of three such boarding schools for 16 year olds prior to their conscription at 18; the schools are designed to prepare the students for platoon-level command positions.
מילות מפתח: מיליטריה מיליטאריה מדליות מדליה מזכרות מזכרת יחידות יחידה הנצחה הוקרה צה"ל צה"לי צבא פנימיה