British Forces Enter Jerusalem

The British defeated the Ottoman forces during the battle for Jerusalem, securing victory in the Southern Palestine Offensive during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War.  Fighting for the city lasted from 17 Nov until 30 Dec 1917.[Chronology of British Military Campaigns from 1914 to 1918 in the Sinai, Palestine, and Syria; and other theaters which affected them.]

Accounts of the Palestine Campaign