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

About This Campaign

The Battle of Rafa, 9 January 1916

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

Showing 8 people of interest from campaign

ROGERS, Ernest Arthur

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

LEWIS, Lancelot Ashley

Service number COMMI...
Major
3rd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 25 Sep 1885
Norwood Football Club 1903 - 1912

SMITH, George Achilles

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

CROZIER, John Francis

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

TAYLOR, Tom Braithwaite

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

HEINZE, William John

Service number 1106
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 15 May 1890

MCNAMARA, Francis Hubert

Service number 5
Air Vice Marshal
Royal Australian Air Force
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 4 Apr 1894

ROBERTS, Clive

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