Vintage Photos of Destroyed Egyptian Forts After the British Bombardment of Alexandria, Egypt: Part 2 (1882)



A collection of photographs of destruction in Fort Mex, Fort Oom-El-Kabebe, and other fortified positions in Alexandria, Egypt, after their bombardment by the British Royal Navy in July 1882 during the Anglo-Egyptian War. Original captions are in quotations. From the book Report of the British Naval and Military Operations in Egypt, 1882 by Lieutenant-Commander Caspar F. Goodrich, US Navy.

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Por: chubachus (1989.80)

Etiquetas: History, Battle, Victorian era, 1880s, explosion, artillery,

Ubicación: Alexandria, Egypt