Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Discussion

[ Contents | Search | Post | Reply | Next | Previous | Up ]


Re: Turkish casuality figures at Beersheba

From: Jeremy Stroud
Date: 5/12/2001
Time: 6:15:48 AM
Remote Name: 24.132.58.93

Comments

You are not likely to find any "breakdown of KIA/WIA" at all - such data could hardly be collected during a battle & in any case, to do so would have been regarded as being in extremely poor taste. A total dead estimate was often recorded - arising from the general practice of honouring the dead (including the enemy) by burial where possible after battle or hostilities had ceased. Jeremy.


Last changed: May 12, 2001