Siege of Kut
Siege of Kut

Siege of Kut

The Siege of Kut, the major battle of World War I. It, part of the Mesopotamian Campaign (in what is now Iraq)

event, military conflict, battle, military event, behavioral event, siege

Location
Iraq, Mesopotamia, Kut
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Kut
Happened
December 7th 1915 - April 20th 1916, December 7th 1915 - April 29th 1916
Combatants
Percy Hobart, Fenton John Aylmer, Henry Petre, Iraq Area Command
Commander
Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz, Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend, Halil Kut, Nureddin Pasha
Part of
World War I, Mesopotamian Campaign, Middle Eastern theatre of World War I
Class
military conflict, siege, battle, military event, behavioral event,  …
Start
1916, 1915
Related Websites
http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34069, http://www.1914-1918.net/meso_bat8.htm
Date
1915, December 7th 1915
Freebase ID
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DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Siege_of_Kut
Rare Terms
"kutalamara", "kut-al-amara", "kut al amara", "the siege of al-kut", "the first battle of kut",  …
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/01d0rg"