Convoy Attacked Between Jerusalem and Etzion Bloc“ … a convoy was attacked on its way from Jerusalem to the Etzion bloc, an outlying group of four settlements on the Hebron road.  Ten members of Mear, on their way to reinforce the bloc, were killed.”

Source: Lorch, Netanel The Edge of the Sword. New York G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1961  (p. 57)