Ruweisat Ridge
Ruweisat Ridge is a geographical feature in the Western Egyptian desert, mid way between the Mediterranean Sea and the Qattara Depression. It was a prominent part of the defence line in the First and Second Battle of El Alamein. During the Second Battle of El Alamein, the 4th Indian Infantry Division was given the task of defending the feature.

This is an excerpt from the article Ruweisat Ridge from the Wikipedia free encyclopedia. A list of authors is available at Wikipedia.
The article Ruweisat Ridge at en.wikipedia.org was accessed 170 times in the last 30 days. (as of: 12/21/2013)
Images on Ruweisat Ridge
Preview image:
Original:
Search results from Google and Bing
1
1
1
Ruweisat Ridge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ruweisat Ridge is a geographical feature in the Western Egyptian desert, mid way between the Mediterranean Sea and the Qattara Depression. It was a ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruweisat_Ridge
2
2
2
First Battle of El Alamein - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
3.1 Panzer Army Africa attacks; 3.2 Rommel digs in; 3.3 Tel el Eisa; 3.4 First Battle of Ruweisat Ridge; 3.5 Miteirya Ridge (Ruin Ridge); 3.6 Second Battle of ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_El_Alamein
11
4
3
First Battle of El Alamein - World War II…
The First Battle of El Alamein was fought July 1 to 27, 1942, during World War II. Falling back from their defeat at the Battle of Gazala, British forces assumed a ...
militaryhistory.about.com/od/WWIINorthAfrica/p/World-War-Ii-First-Battle-Of-El-Alamein.htm
3
>30
4
Ruweisat Ridge: The First Battle of El Alamein | Board Game ...
First published in Strategy & Tactics magazine #105, Ruweisat Ridge covers the desert battles around El Alamein from July 1 through July 18, 1942. The British ...
boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/6008/ruweisat-ridge-the-first-battle-of-el-alamein
4
>30
5
Ruweisat Ridge: The First Battle of Alamein | Board Game ...
Ruweisat Ridge depicts the first battle of Alamein, July 1-15th 1942. Ruweisat Ridge inclues a 28"x30" historical game map, six scenarios, a campaign game, ...
boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/29561/ruweisat-ridge-the-first-battle-of-alamein
5
>30
6
North Africa 1940-1943 -- The Second Battle of Ruweisat Ridge
Apr 7, 2008 ... Background Ruweisat Ridge, Egypt, 22 July 1942 -- On July 14, 1942 the first of a series of actions in what would become collectively known as ...
www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=ah/aam/ah2008040708
6
>30
7
ats el alamein: the battle of ruweisat ridge - Critical Hit and Moments ...
Aug 3, 2012 ... Ruweisat Ridge, EL ALAMEIN LINE, EGYPT, 15 July 1942: The Allied counterattack against his positions on and south of Ruweisat Ridge had ...
www.criticalhit.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=412
7
>30
8
Ruweisat Ridge | Australian War Memorial
This honour was awarded for participation in the offensive action against Axis forces along Ruweisat Ridge, between between Alamein and Kaponga (the ...
www.awm.gov.au/units/event_471.asp
8
>30
9
Update to RUWEISAT RIDGE - GameSquad Forums
Critical Hit is advertising a new Ruweisat Ridge module: " EL ALAMEIN: THE BATTLE OF Ruweisat Ridge includes 592 bonus coloir-die cut ...
forums.gamesquad.com/showthread.php?108845-Update-to-RUWEISAT-RIDGE
9
>30
10
Capture at Ruweisat Ridge, 1942 – Second World War – Te Ara ...
In 1945, on his voyage back to New Zealand, Nevile Lodge made this sketch of his capture at Ruweisat Ridge in Egypt on 15 July 1942. Ruweisat Ridge was a ...
www.teara.govt.nz/en/artwork/34570/capture-at-ruweisat-ridge-1942
Search results for "Ruweisat Ridge"
Google: approx. 8.480
bing: approx. 13
Ruweisat Ridge in science
First Battle of El Alamein - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Some 10 mi (16 km) to the south lay the Ruweisat Ridge, a low stony ridge that nonetheless .... The British defence of Ruweisat Ridge relied on an improvised formation called "Robcol", ...... South Melbourne, Victoria: Oxford University Press .
Ruweisat Ridge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ruweisat Ridge is a geographical feature in the Western Egyptian desert, mid way between the Mediterranean Sea and the Qattara Depression. It was a ...
Ruweisat Ridge: plan of attack and dispositions on 14 July 1942 ...
Victoria University of Wellington logo · New Zealand Electronic ... Ruweisat Ridge : plan of attack and dispositions on 14 July 1942. Previous Figure | Table of ...
Ruweisat Ridge, 15 July 1942 | NZETC
Victoria University of Wellington logo · New Zealand Electronic Text Collection ... Ruweisat Ridge, 15 July 1942. Previous Figure | Table of Contents | Figure in ...
Ruweisat Ridge, photographed in September 1944 | NZETC
Victoria University of Wellington logo · New Zealand Electronic Text ... Battle for Egypt. Ruweisat Ridge, photographed in September 1944. Previous Figure ...
CHAPTER 11 — Ruweisat Ridge | NZETC
Victoria University of Wellington logo ..... As the enemy still held the ground from Ruweisat Ridge westward over which 1 Armoured Division was to have ...
Ruweisat Ridge: The First Battle of El Alamein | Board Game ...
First published in Strategy & Tactics magazine #105, Ruweisat Ridge covers the desert battles around El Alamein from July 1 through July 18, 1942. The British ...
Behind Ruweisat Ridge (Art.IWM ART LD 2716)
Art.IWM ART LD 2716. image: a desert scene with a Bren Gun Carrier upon which a British soldier is sitting placed behind a wall of sandbags., Various bits of  ...
Jisc MediaHub - Behind Ruweisat Ridge
For subscribing UK universities and colleges ... Title, Behind Ruweisat Ridge ... In the background two men are visible walking towards the crest of the ridge and ...
South Ridge - All - Search Results | NZ On Screen
Results for "south ridge" from related websites ... Source: The University of Auckland Library ... 18 Battalion transport bombed south of Ruweisat Ridge. Source: ...
Books on the term Ruweisat Ridge
World War II in Europe: An Encyclopedia
World War II in Europe: An Encyclopedia
David T. Zabecki, 1999
Ruweisat Ridge (1-22 July 1942} The battle for Ruweisat Ridge, the first of the series of battles at El Alamein, is sometimes called "first Alamein." During this battle the British stopped the Axis drive to the Suez Canal and set the stage for the ...
The Rising Tide: A Novel of World War II
The Rising Tide: A Novel of World War II
Jeff Shaara, 2008
Starred Review. Shaara (To the Last Man; Gone for Soldiers), who has written bestselling and critically acclaimed historical novels covering the American Revolution through World War I, takes on World War II in the wonderful first volume of a planned trilogy. As the book begins, Hitler's forces control western Europe, and U.S. troops face off ...
The Cruel Slaughter of Adolf Hitler
The Cruel Slaughter of Adolf Hitler
karsten friedrich
The time they bought allowed Auchinleck to organise the defence of the western end of Ruweisat Ridge.Meanwhile, 1st Armoured Division had been sent to intervene at Deir el Shein. They ran into 15th Panzer Division just south of Deir el  ...
El Alamein
El Alamein
Michael Carver, 1999
The main feature of this position was the observation gained from the ridge of Tel el Alamein over the flat and open ... About half-way between the two the Ruweisat Ridge ran eastwards from just south of a small depression called Deir el Shein ...
Knight's Cross : A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
Knight's Cross : A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
David Fraser, 1994
Erwin Rommel (1891-1944) was the most celebrated German general of WW II, in large part because of his campaigns against the British but also because of his personal magnetism. Relying on speed and shock, his style of maneuver is a standard subject of study in most war colleges. Fraser, a historian and retired British officer, shows that Rommel...
El Alamein 1942: The Turning of the Tide
El Alamein 1942: The Turning of the Tide
Ken Ford, 2005
2 July: DAK try to move north to help 90th Light Division attack the Alamein box and simultaneously attack Ruweisat Ridge. 5. 3 July: ltalian Ariete Division's attack on Ruweisat Ridge trom the south is repulsed. 6. 9 July: 21st Panzer Division ...
Death of the Wehrmacht: The German Campaigns of 1942 (Modern War Studies)
Death of the Wehrmacht: The German Campaigns of 1942 (Modern War Studies)
Robert Michael Citino, 2007
"An engagingly written and thoughtful study that will be of great value to experts and novices alike." --Journal of Military History --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Rommel
Rommel
Charles Messenger, 2009
To the south lay the dominant Ruweisat Ridge and to ensure that he passed north of this an Indian brigade was deployed at its western end. South again of the Ruweisat Ridge lay XIII Corps. The New Zealand Division had one brigade ...
H. W. Tilman: The Seven Mountain-Travel Books
H. W. Tilman: The Seven Mountain-Travel Books
H. W. Tilman, 2004
H. W. Tilman's belief was "any worthwhile expedition can be planned on the back of an envelope." He wrote fifteen mountaineering and sailing books.
Development of Google searches