Ruin Ridge, 2627 July 1942
On the night of the 2627 July 1942, the 2/28th Battalion lost 65 men dead and 490 captured, in an attack on a place called Ruin Ridge, in Egypt. The attack on Ruin Ridge was to be the final attempt to break through the Axis position at Alamein.
Roll of Honour talk, presented by Peter Stanley on Sunday, 28 July 2002. (transcript and audio)
- Documents from the collection: Report on operations during the fighting on "Ruin Ridge"