Edmund Allenby

A report on the historic entry of Field Marshall Edmund Allenby to Jerusalem on December 11, 1917
Towering officer

‘A General and a Gentleman – Allenby at the Gates of Jerusalem.'

By MIKKI SHANA
28/12/2017
At the opening of the December 11 exhibition on the steps of the Tower of David (front row): Christi
Exhibition: A general and a gentleman

The Tower of David Museum commemorates Gen. Edmund Allenby and the dawn of the British Mandate with a reenactment and a new exhibition.

By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
28/12/2017
Jérusalem et l’Europe : 100 ans de malentendus

Cette semaine a marqué le centenaire de l’entrée du général Allenby à Jérusalem

17/12/2017
Fais-moi peur

L’embrasement annoncé après les déclarations de Donald Trump n’a pas eu lieu

By MICHELE MAZEL
17/12/2017
Jerusalem celebrates 100 years since Allenby entered the city with a reenactment
Jerusalem celebrates a century since Allenby entered the capital

The Christians saw it as Christmas present for civilization and the Muslims regarded it as a message from the Prophet Mohammed.

Original postcard showing Allenby’s proclamation to inhabitants, with an offcial surrender ceremony
100 years of European involvement in the Holy City

This week marks the centennial of the start of British rule of Jerusalem.

10/12/2017
jaffa gate general allenby
1917 and the liberation of Jerusalem

Allenby deliberately chose to walk into the Old City because, he said, only the Messiah should ride into the Holy City.

19/11/2017
Descendants of soldiers from the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC), ride horses along th
Comment: Balfour’s real victory came at Beersheba

Historians have recorded how General Allenby had given each of his soldiers a Bible, and he was often found on his knees looking for direction from above.

1917, la bataille de Beershéva

Des célébrations en grande pompe. Le 31 octobre prochain marquera le centenaire de la conquête de Beershéva.

30/10/2017
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