TITLE

SLUGFEST ON THE SUEZ

AUTHOR(S)
Zabecki, David T.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Jul2011, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Yom Kippur War between Egypt and Israel that began on October 6, 1973. It discusses the conflicts and military outcomes in operational decisions of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) involving Major Generals Shmuel Gohen, Ariel Sharon and Abraham Adan. It provides a detailed account of battle between Israel and Egypt at a place called Chinese Farm in the Sinai Peninsula on October 15-17 that would allegedly open the Suez Canal for the IDF.
ACCESSION #
60437524

 

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