Battle of Rafa (World War 1, 9 January 1917 to 9 January 1917)

About This Campaign

The Battle of Rafa, also known as the Action of Rafah, fought on 9 January 1917, was the third and final battle to complete the recapture of the Sinai Peninsula by British forces during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War.

Names

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ROGERS, Ernest Arthur

Service number 932
Sergeant
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 6 Dec 1890

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TAYLOR, Tom Braithwaite

Service number 1510
Trooper
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 19 Nov 1890

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SMITH, George Achilles

Service number Officer
Captain
3 Battalion Imperial Camel Corps
AIF WW1
Born 4 May 1882

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MCBRIDE, Neil Hamilton

Service number 2367
Trooper
3 Battalion Imperial Camel Corps
AIF WW1
Born 12 Oct 1892

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MCNAMARA, Frank Hubert

Service number Officer
Lieutenant
No. 1 Squadron
Australian Flying Corps
Australian Flying Corps
Born 4 Apr 1894

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ROBERTS, Clive

Service number 903A
Trooper
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 30 Oct 1897

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CROZIER, John Francis

Service number 2634
Trooper
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 5 Dec 1888