The attack of the Ottoman Suez Expeditionary Force was anticipated by the British and Egyptians. During the two days of fighting, the Ottomans were beaten, losing approximately 2000 men.
Editors. "Turks repulsed from Suez Canal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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