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  • Date: 19-25 September 1918
  • Location: Megiddo (in modern-day Israel)
  • Campaign: First World War (1914-18)
  • Combatants: An alliance of the British Empire, France and the Hejaz Kingdom against Germany and the Ottoman Empire
  • Protagonists: General Sir Edmund Allenby; General Mustafa Kemal (later called Atatürk), General Otto Liman von Sanders
  • Outcome: Decisive Allied victory

3 comments

Paul Brown
13 February 2013, 7.11pm

All the battles in the list

All the battles in the list should be there, but one battle that always seems to be forgotten and ticks all the boxes is Towton {War of the Roses}. On a wintery day the Yorkist were out numbered but still came out on top.

trenchlines
1 February 2013, 1.34pm

In considering that list of

In considering that list of twenty batlles one has to think that the following four locations are (sadly) still current, or potential, flashpoints:
Musa Qala, Megiddo, Imjin River, Goose Green

Mark Bristow
1 February 2013, 1.23pm

Gets my vote - simply because

Gets my vote - simply because my Grandad fought there (2nd Battn, Leicestershire Regt, part of the 7th (Meerut) Division).

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