Military List Of Battle of Megiddo Battles

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List of every major Battle of Megiddo battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous Battle of Megiddo battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the Battle of Megiddo, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this Battle of Megiddo list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these Battle of Megiddo battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

This list has a variety of battles in it, from Battle of Arara to Battle of Nazareth.

The Battle of Arara took place on 19 September 1918 during the Battle of Sharon, which along with the Battle of Nablus formed the set piece Battle of Megiddo fought between 19 and 25 September in the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. During the infantry phase of the Battle of Sharon the British Empire 60th Division, XXI Corps attacked and captured the section of the front line nearest the Mediterranean coast under cover of an intense artillery barrage including a creeping barrage and naval gunfire while the 3rd, 7th and 75th Divisions XXI Corps attacked the Tabsor group of trenches. These Egyptian Expeditionary Force victories over the entrenched Ottoman ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Palestine

Part of: World War I, Sinai and Palestine Campaign, Battle of Megiddo, Middle Eastern theatre of World War I

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Battle of Haifa

The Battle of Haifa was fought on 23 September 1918 towards the end of the Battle of Sharon which together with the Battle of Nablus formed the set piece Battle of Megiddo fought between 19 and 25 September during the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. During the Battle of Haifa, the Indian 15th Cavalry Brigade, 5th Cavalry Division and part of the Desert Mounted Corps attacked rearguard forces of the Ottoman Empire that resulted in the capture of the towns of Haifa and Acre. This attack took place at the north western edge of the Esdraelon Plain 40–50 miles behind the front line in the Judean Hills after the Desert Mounted Corps had occupied the plain, ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Haifa, Israel

Part of: World War I, Battle of Megiddo

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Battle of Nazareth

The Battle of Nazareth began on 20 September 1918, during the Battle of Sharon, which together with the Battle of Nablus formed the set piece Battle of Megiddo fought during the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. During the cavalry phase of the Battle of Sharon the Desert Mounted Corps rode to the Esdraelon Plain 40 and 50 miles behind the front line in the Judean Hills. At Nazareth on the plain, the 13th Cavalry Brigade of the 5th Cavalry Division attempted to capture the town and the headquarters of the Yildirim Army Group which was eventually captured the following day after the garrison had withdrawn. The Egyptian Expeditionary Force attack on ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Jezreel Valley, Israel

Part of: Battle of Megiddo

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Battle of Samakh

The Battle of Samakh was fought on 25 September 1918, during the Battle of Sharon which together with the Battle of Nablus formed the set piece Battle of Megiddo fought from 19 to 25 September 1918, in the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. During the cavalry phase of the Battle of Sharon the Desert Mounted Corps commanded by the Australian Lieutenant General Harry Chauvel, captured the Esdraelon Plain 40–50 miles behind the front line in the Judean Hills on 20 September, when the 3rd Light Horse Brigade captured Jenin. The 4th Light Horse Brigade, Australian Mounted Division was deployed guarding supply columns, and prisoners, before being ordered to ...more on Wikipedia

Part of: World War I, Battle of Megiddo