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Melton District ANZACS

Battle of Beersheba

Date: 31 October, 1917

The Battle of Beersheba (Turkish: Birüssebi Sava??, German: Schlacht von Birüssebi),[Note 1] was fought on 31 October 1917, when the Egyptian Expeditionary Force (EEF) attacked and captured the Yildirim Army Group garrison at Beersheba, beginning the Southern Palestine Offensive of the Sinai and Palestine campaign of World War I.