||Avrutsky (Proscover) Bat Ami
Bat Ami Avrutsky was born in Rishon Lezion. She attended the primary school ("Chaviv") in the township and - the agricultural school in Ayanot.
At the age of 16, she joined the Palmach. She underwent training in Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon and in the "Black Sabbath" she has been arrested by the British and sat for two weeks in jail in Latrun.
She is one of the founders of Kibbutz "Poria" in the Galilee. Upon the establishment of the State of Israel, she began her military service as a wireless operator (in kibbutz Akiva near Beer Yaakov) in the Givati Battalion 52, and took part in the War of Independence.
After her discharge, she worked as a clerk at a lawyer's office and later - at "Yachin Chakal "(an agricultural company).
Her son Eran fell in the Yom Kippur War, and since then, she is a volunteer at "Yad Lebanim". She served for over thirty years as Chair Woman of the bereaved families.