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In 1882

Postby HerbertKitch12 » 14 Oct 2014 12:50

Did British troops from Wolseley's force actually land in Alexandria in the August/September?
Did Wolseley himself come ashore? If so did he and his officers stay in accomodation within the city or in tents within Aboukir Bay?

Sorry another random question

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated :-)
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Re: In 1882

Postby Odulf » 24 Aug 2015 20:00

According to "The Campaign of 1882 in Egypt" by Colonel J.F. Maurice (Chapter V & VI) Wolsey landed in Alexandria on te 15th of August.
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