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Nene Hatun

Nene Hatun

Nene Hatun, aka Nenehatun, (1857 – 22 May 1955) was a Turkish folk heroine, who at her age of twenty showed bravery during the recapture of Fort Aziziye in Erzurum from Russian forces at the start of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–1878.

This war is known in Turkish historiography as “The war of ’93” to refer the year 1293 AH in Rumi calendar.

She had been living in a neighborhood of Erzurum called Aziziye that was close to an important fortification defending the city.

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Derin Cag

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