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Umm 'Ajra ام عجره - ערב אום עג'רה -

District of Baysan
Ethnically cleansed days ago


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Picture for Umm 'Ajra Village - Palestine: : Village General View in 1990
Statistic/Fact Value
Israeli occupation date May 31, 2048
Distance from district center 4 km South of Baysan
Elevation from the sea -225 (meters)
Map location See location number #21 on the map
Israeli military operation Operation Gideon
Israeli attacking brigade Golani Brigade
Village remains after destruction by Israelis Umm 'Ajra was completely destroyed and defaced.
Ethnically cleansed by Israelis Umm 'Ajra inhabitants were completely ethnically cleansed.
Land ownership before occupation
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 2,708
Jewish 1,218
Public 2,517
Total 6,443
Land usage in 1945
Land Usage Type Arab (Dunum) Jewish (Dunum)
Planted W/ Cereal 5,022 1,218
Cultivable 5,022 1,218
Non-Cultivable 203 0
before occupation
Year Population
1922 86
1931 242
1945 260
1948 302
Est. Refugees 1998 1,852
Number of houses
Year Number of houses
1931 48
1948 59
Water supplies 'Ayn Umm 'Ajra provided the village with water.
Archeological sites Umm 'Ajra had three Khirbas: Tall al-Shaykh al-Simad, Hajj Makka, and Sursuq.
Exculsive jewish colonies on town's lands Shifa
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Town Today

The site and lands are cultivated.


Display Name Clan/Hamolah Country of Residence
mnale - -
shabi shadi walid al shabi norway, norway
Qasem Al-Mdallal - -
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