History of the 15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade during WW1

Book/Map

Description

English

This is an account of the action at Haritan, near Aleppo, on 26 October 1918, from the official history of the 15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade. 

The 15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade was primarily made up of troops from the Indian Princely States of Hyderabad, Mysore, Patiala and Jodhpur, with additional smaller detachments from Kathiawar, Kashmir, Bhavnagar and Idar. During the First World War it saw action in the Sinai and Palestine Campaign. 

The fighting at Haritan was one of the last actions in the Campaign. The Armistice of Mudros came into force at 12 noon on 31 October 1918, ending the conflict between the Ottoman Empire and the Allies.

Full title
History of the 15th (Imperial Service) Cavalry Brigade during the Great War
Created
1920
Format
Book / Map
Held by
British Library
Usage Terms
Free from known copyright restrictions
Shelfmark
IOR/L/MIL/17/6/78

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