Hebrew Revolt (Etzel)

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Hebrew Revolt
File: Hebrew Revolt Picture.jpg
Beginning:

April 25, 1941

End:

March 3, 1945

Place:

Mandatory Palestine/Eretz Yisrael

Outcome:
  • Hebrew Victory
    *Jerusalem Agreement
    *Kingdom of Israel joins Allied Powers
Major battles:

Betar Landings
Battle of Yerushalayim
Battle of Haifa

Combatants

Before May 14, 1940:
Hebrew National Movement

  • Brit Trumpeldor (Covenant of Trumpeldor)
  • Haganah Yehudit (Jewish Defense)
  • File: Irgun Zvai Leumi Symbol.png Irgun Zvai Leumi (National Military Organization)
  • Lohamei Herut Yisrael (Freedom Fighters of Israel
    After May 14, 1940:
    Kingdom of Israel
  • Israeli Military Forces
    Aided By:
  • Nazi Germany
  • Fascist Italy

British Commonwealth
- British Army
- Palestine Police

Commanders

- Ze'ev Yavotinsky
- David Ben Gurion
- David Raziel
- Avraham Stern
- Yaakov Dori
- Hanoch Kalai
- Yigal Allon
- Moshe Segal
- Yisrael Galili

- Harold MacMichael
- Lord Moyne
- John Valentine Wistar Shaw
- Alan Cunningham

Strength

58,000 soldiers
300 tanks
550 armored vehicles
40 fighters
20 bombers

42,000 soldiers
250 tanks
400 armored vehicles
60 fighters
40 bombers

Casualties and Losses

6,500 killed
~20,000 wounded
5,000 captured

11,300 killed
~10,000 wounded
7,000 captured

The Hebrew Revolt (Hebrew: HaMered HaIvri), was a revolt by Jewish Zionists in Mandatory Palestine that began on October 1, 1939, and ended on March 3, 1942. The war began with the Brit Trumpeldor Invasion in October 1939.

TO BE CONTINUED

Prelude to War

The path to war had long been forged. Riots

Organization

Course of the War