Al-Mansura, Ramle

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Al-Mansura
Al-Mansura is located in Mandatory Palestine
Al-Mansura
Al-Mansura
Arabic
Subdistrict Ramle
Coordinates 31°50′16.35″N 34°51′26.05″E / 31.8378750°N 34.8572361°E / 31.8378750; 34.8572361Coordinates: 31°50′16.35″N 34°51′26.05″E / 31.8378750°N 34.8572361°E / 31.8378750; 34.8572361
Population 90 (1945)
Area
Date of depopulation April 20, 1948[1]
Cause(s) of depopulation Military assault by Yishuv forces

Al-Mansura was a small Palestinian Arab village in the Ramle Subdistrict, located 10 km south of Ramla. In 1945, it had a population of 90. It was depopulated during the 1947–48 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine on April 20, 1948 under Operation Barak.

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  1. ^ Morris, 2004, p.xix, village #260. Also gives cause of depopulation.

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