Bir El Mazar

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Military History Of Australia During World War I - Egypt and Palestine - Battle of Magdhaba
... The German and Ottoman forces had been put on the defensive and retreated from Bir el Abd on 12 August 1916 towards the Egyptian–Ottoman Empire frontier, the day after being attacked by the ... An Ottoman rearguard action was fought at Bir el Mazar before the German and Ottoman force retired to El Arish in September ... Both Bir el Mazar and Maghara Hills positions were subsequently abandoned ...
Six-Day War - The Fighting Fronts - Gaza Strip and Sinai Peninsula - Advance On Arish
... of Sharon's, capturing the road junctions of Abu Ageila, Bir Lahfan, and Arish, taking all of them before midnight ... coast towards the Suez Canal, while a second force led by Gonen himself turned south and captured Bir Lahfan and Jabal Libni ... At Bir Gafgafa, the Egyptians fiercely resisted advancing Israeli forces, knocking out three tanks and eight half-tracks, and killing 20 soldiers ...
Sinai And Palestine Campaign - Sinai Campaign (1916–1917)
... the Ottoman Army had been pushed back to its forward position at Bir el Abd, the last oasis in the series stretching from the Romani area ... The enemy's main forward base was pushed back to El Arish, with a fortified advanced post at Bir el Mazar, where a small group of wells provided reliable water ... El Arish was the target of an air raid on 18 June 1916 when Colonel W ...