1916: Battle of Sheikh Sa’ad

Battle of Sheikh Sa'ad
Battle of Sheikh Sa'ad

1916: The Battle of Sheikh Sa’ad took place along the banks of the Tigris River between the Anglo-Indian Tigris Corps and elements of the Ottoman Sixth Army.

The engagement was the first in a series of assaults by the Tigris Corps to try to break through the Ottoman lines to relieve the besieged garrison at Kut.

 

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