The Storming of Ferkah (or Firket), 1896. The Battle of Ferkeh occurred during the Mahdist War when an army of the Mahdist

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The Storming of Ferkah (or Firket), 1896. The Battle of Ferkeh occurred during the Mahdist War when an army of the Mahdist Sudanese was surprised and wiped out by the British and Egyptian forces under Sir Herbert Kitchener in 1896.