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A THE TURKS AT SUEZ.

ACTIVITY IN THE CANAL, • London, Jan. 27 Turks at Kantara opened fire with mountain guns on a British patrol", a which replied with machine guns and • rifles, The Turks did not show a de- - sire to come to close quarters, i Small bodies of men were seen at ,1 three other, points east of the Canal, ■j but they did not cocae in contact with ' the British troops. 8 A hydroplane dropped bombs on a Turkish column at Birmusadad, myy flicting losses, [. There is much activity in the Canal a (Troops and.warships are agaembling j there. It is semi officially stated tbat a e f British reconnaissance inflicted, severe 8 losses on the Turks near Mezera. Tha • British casualties were 50. Fighting haa occurred east of Kan- ~ tara, in which ' the British casualties lyere 4.

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A THE TURKS AT SUEZ., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3474, 29 January 1915

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A THE TURKS AT SUEZ. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3474, 29 January 1915

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