Abu Shusha, Haifa

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This article is about the former village in Haifa Sub-district. For the former village in Ramle Sub-district, see Abu Shusha. For the former village in Tiberias Sub-district, see Ghuwayr Abu Shusha.
Abu Shusha
Abu Shusha is located in Mandatory Palestine
Abu Shusha
Abu Shusha
Arabic
Subdistrict Haifa
Coordinates 32°36′50.95″N 35°08′16.45″E / 32.6141528°N 35.1379028°E / 32.6141528; 35.1379028Coordinates: 32°36′50.95″N 35°08′16.45″E / 32.6141528°N 35.1379028°E / 32.6141528; 35.1379028
Population 720 (1945)
Area
Date of depopulation 9–10 April 1948[1]
Cause(s) of depopulation Military assault by Yishuv forces

Abu Shusha was a Palestinian Arab village in the Haifa Subdistrict. It was depopulated during the 1947–48 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine on 9 April 1948 during the Battle of Mishmar HaEmek.

It had a population of 720 in 1945.

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  1. ^ Morris, 2004, p.xviii, village #152. Also gives cause of depopulation.

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