1948 in Mandatory Palestine

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1948 in Mandatory Palestine

«««
1947
1946
1945


Palestine-Mandate-Ensign-1927-1948.svg

»»»
Flag of Israel.svg 1948
Flag of Hejaz 1917.svg 1948
Flag of Jordan.svg 1948

See also:

1948 in the United Kingdom
Other events of 1948

Events in the year 1948 in the British Mandate of Palestine.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

Arab Legion commander Abdullah el Tell (far right) with Captain Hikmat Mihyar (far left) pose with Jewish prisoners after the Fall of Gush Etzion, May 1948

1947–1948 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine[edit]

Notable births[edit]

Notable deaths[edit]

Thousands of Palestinians died due to Israeli attacks on Gaza and other Palestinian mandates. [13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lapierre and Collins, 1972, pp.130-133.
  2. ^ Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre, 'O Jerusalem'.History Book Club. 1972. pages 191-195
  3. ^ Dov Joseph, 'The Faithful City - The siege of Jerusalem, 1948'. Simon and Schuster, New York. 1960. Library of Congress number: 60-10976. page 37. 'it was possible ... (that the) drivers (were) from the more than two hundred deserters who had already joined the Arab force' (as opposed to being officially sanctioned by the British Army).
  4. ^ Gelber 2006, p. 309.
  5. ^ Morris 2008, pp. 126–128.
  6. ^ All That Remains, ISBN 0-88728-224-5. Page 398. al-Mukhayzin, 20 April, population 310 including 110 Jews.
  7. ^ Benny Morris, The birth of the Palestinian refugee problem. ISBN 0-521-33028-9. Page 113. 'aimed at resecuring and widening the Jewish-held corridor through the Judean Hills to Jerusalem'.
  8. ^ Morris, page 113. 'aimed ... at wresting from Arab control further areas in and around Jerusalem'
  9. ^ Morris, 2003, p. 139; p. 269.
  10. ^ Erickson et al., p. 149
  11. ^ Kremer (2003), p. 1266
  12. ^ Victims of Hadassah massacre to be memorialized, Judy Siegel-Itzkovich. 7 April 2008, The Jerusalem Post.
  13. ^ http://www2.ohchr.org/english/bodies/hrcouncil/docs/12session/A-HRC-12-48.pdf

Bibliography[edit]

Morris, Benny, (2003). The Road to Jerusalem: Glubb Pasha, Palestine and the Jews. I.B.Tauris. ISBN 978-1-86064-989-9