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Blowing the trumpets during individual calamity

Numbers 10:9 command kohanim blow silver trumpets during war, the Sefer Hachinuch codifies it during times of calamity in general. My question is, if kohanim know individuals or small groups or family ...
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Does every bullet have a name on it (during war)?

R Avraham ibn Ezra writes (Devarim 20:7) that folks (can) die in wars even if it isn't yet their time to go: ולא לקחה – בנשואין. והנה זה הכתוב לאות על כי יש מי שימות בבוא יומו, רק המת במלחמה מת בלא ...
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