WWI: The Tragic Moment A Man Was Ordered To Kill His Best Friend
Private Jimmy Smith joined the British army to fight and protect his country. But after fighting gallantly at Gallipoli Campaign in 1915 and the Battle of the Somme during the First World War, his own...
Gallipoli Campaign
The Gallipoli Campaign, also known as the Dardanelles Campaign, the Battle of Gallipoli or the Battle of Çanakkale (Turkish: Çanakkale Savaşı), was a campaign of World War I that took place on the...
Gallipoli Campaign - Wikipedia
WWI: The Tragic Moment A Man Was Ordered To Kill His Best Friend
Private Jimmy Smith joined the British army to fight and protect his country. But after fighting gallantly at Gallipoli Campaign in 1915 and the Battle of the Somme during the First World War, his own...
List of Allied warships that served at Gallipoli
This is a list of Allied warships that served at the Battle of Gallipoli in 1915.
All British warships which served in the Dardanelles region received the battle honour Dardanelles 1915 after the ...
List of Allied warships that served at Gallipoli - Wikipedia
Anzac Day
Anzac Day /ˈænzæk/ is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that broadly commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders "who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeep...
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William Scurry
William Charles Scurry MC, DCM (30 October 1895 – 28 December 1963) was an Australian soldier who invented the self-firing rifle while serving as a private in the Gallipoli campaign during the First W...
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Timeline of the Battle of Gallipoli
This article presents the timeline of the Gallipoli Campaign. The period of the proper battle is considered to be 19 February 1915 to 9 January 1916, however a number of events took place between Aug...
Battle for No.3 Post
The Battle for No.3 Post (28–30 May 1915) was fought during the Gallipoli Campaign in the First World War, between the forces of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade and the Turkish 19th Division.Th...
Battle for No.3 Post - Wikipedia
Krithia
Krithia (Turkish: Alçıtepe) is a small village in the Eceabat District of Çanakkale Province, Turkey, about 4 miles from the tip of the Gelibolu Peninsula.During the Gallipoli campaign, the village wa...
James Waddell (French Foreign Legion)
James Waddell was one of New Zealand’s most highly decorated soldiers of the First World War. Waddell was received in the French Legion of Honour and promoted twice. He was also awarded the French Cro...
James Waddell (French Foreign Legion) - Wikipedia
Third attack on Anzac Cove
26°16′40″E / 40.24611°N 26.27778°E / 40.24611; 26.27778The third attack on Anzac Cove (19 May 1915) was an engagement during the Gallipoli Campaign of the First World War. The...
Third attack on Anzac Cove - Wikipedia
Royal Newfoundland Regiment
The Royal Newfoundland Regiment (R NFLD R) is a Primary Reserve infantry regiment of the Canadian Army. It is part of the 5th Canadian Division's 37 Canadian Brigade Group.Predecessor units trace thei...
Royal Newfoundland Regiment - Wikipedia
Suvla
Suvla is a bay on the Aegean coast of the Gallipoli peninsula in European Turkey, south of the Gulf of Saros.On August 6, 1915, it was the site for the Landing at Suvla Bay by the British IX Corps as...
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Sir William Napier, 3rd Baronet
Lt Col Sir William Lennox Napier, 3rd Baronet of Merrion Square, (12 October 1867 – 13 August 1915), was a British baronet and soldier.He joined the Sussex Artillery Volunteers in 1888. He was command...
Landing at Anzac Cove
26°16′40″E / 40.24611°N 26.27778°E / 40.24611; 26.27778The landing at Anzac Cove (25 April 1915), also known as the landing at Gaba Tepe, and to the Turks as the Arıburnu Batt...
Landing at Anzac Cove - Wikipedia
HMAS AE2
HMAS AE2 (originally known as AE2) was an E-class submarine of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). One of two submarines ordered for the fledgling navy, AE2 was built by Vickers Armstrong in England and ...
HMAS AE2 - Wikipedia
Ottoman torpedo boat Sultanhisar
Sultanhisar was a torpedo boat of the Ottoman Navy. She was built in 1907 by Schneider & Cie in Chalon-sur-Saône, France, and transferred the same year to Turkey. She is best known for her action ...
Ottoman torpedo boat Sultanhisar - Wikipedia
Battle of Hill 60 (Gallipoli)
The Battle of Hill 60 was the last major assault of the Gallipoli Campaign. It was launched on 21 August 1915 to coincide with the attack on Scimitar Hill made from the Suvla front by General Frederic...
Battle of the Nek
The Battle of the Nek (Turkish: Kılıçbayır Muharebesi) was a small World War I battle fought as part of the Gallipoli campaign. "The Nek" was a narrow stretch of ridge in the Anzac battlefield on ...
Battle of the Nek - Wikipedia
Order of battle for the Gallipoli Campaign
This is an order of battle listing the Allied and Ottoman forces involved in the Gallipoli Campaign during 1915.
Order of battle for the Gallipoli Campaign - Wikipedia
Lone Pine (tree)
The Lone Pine was a solitary tree on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, which marked the site of the Battle of Lone Pine in 1915. Pines which are planted as a memorial to the Australian and New Zealan...
Lone Pine (tree) - Wikipedia
SS River Clyde
SS River Clyde was a 3,913 GRT British collier built by Russell & Co of Port Glasgow on the Firth of Clyde and completed in March 1905. In the First World War the Admiralty requisitioned her ...
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Dardanelles Commission
The Dardanelles Commission was an investigation into the disastrous 1915 Dardanelles Campaign. It was set up under the Special Commissions (Dardanelles and Mesopotamia) Act 1916. The final report of t...
Dardanelles Commission - Wikipedia
And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda
"And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda" is a song written by Scottish-born folk singer-songwriter Eric Bogle in 1971. The song describes war as futile and gruesome, while criticising those who seek to ...
And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda - Wikipedia
Çanakkale Martyrs' Memorial
The Çanakkale Martyrs' Memorial (Turkish: Çanakkale Şehitleri Anıtı) is a war memorial commemorating the service of about 253,000 Turkish soldiers who participated at the Battle of Gallipoli, whic...
Çanakkale Martyrs' Memorial - Wikipedia
Battle of Sari Bair
The Battle of Sari Bair (Turkish: Sarı Bayır Harekâtı), also known as the August Offensive (Turkish: Ağustos Taarruzları), was the final attempt made by the British in August 1915 to seize con...
Battle of Sari Bair - Wikipedia