Ancient Egyptian Military Facts

Ancient wooden soldiers in the tomb of Mesehti
Wooden soldiers from the tomb of Mesehti

Introduction - Egyptian Military

The ancient Egyptian military went through many changes from 3150 BC, when this civilization unified into one kingdom, through 31 BC when the Roman Empire conquered it. They developed one of the greatest military forces in the history of the world. On this page you will find a list of interesting kid-friendly facts about the military of ancient Egypt; information includes how the military changed and why Egypt needed a strong military force. This information is written for both kids and adults. In this category of Ancient Egyptian Facts you will find information on all aspects of the ancient Egyptian military, including what weapons they used, who became soldiers, tactics they used, and what some of the famous battles were.

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Interesting Ancient Egyptian Military Facts