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Battle at Nicosia Hospital
Part of Cyprus Emergency
Date31 August 1956
LocationCyprus
Result EOKA success
Belligerents
 United Kingdom EOKA
Commanders and leaders
George Grivas
Strength
6
Casualties and losses
1 dead
2 injured


The Battle of Nicosia Hospital was a military engagement during the Cyprus Emergency. The EOKA planned a raid to rescue Polycarpos Georkadjis, an EOKA prisoner who had been transferred to prison. The escape was successful although the team suffered casualties.[1]

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