Dardanelles campaign

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Synonyms for Dardanelles campaign

the unsuccessful campaign in World War I (1915) by the English and French to open a passage for aid to Russia

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The plaque commemorates the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign and acknowledges all the men from across the North East who were killed in action during the conflict.
34) British decisionmaking in the Gallipoli campaign is a classic example of the Rubicon theory of war.
EcANAKKALE (CyHAN)- Representatives from about 50 countries, including heads of state and prime ministers, are expected to attend events Turkey will host on April 24 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign of World War I, President Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an said on Saturday.
For both nations, the Gallipoli Campaign was a key segment of their identity-formation process.
Turkey has also announced plans to host World War I events on April 24, commemorating the Gallipoli Campaign of 1915-1916.
Some 90 years on from the disastrous Gallipoli campaign, five of the nations involved have come together to film an ambitious documentary co-production, with S4C broadcasting the two-part series, starting at 9pm tonight.
The Ecanakkale Campaign, also known as the Gallipoli Campaign, took place on Gallypoli Peninsula from April 1915 to January 1916 during World War I.
ALMOST 100 years after he fought in the Gallipoli campaign in World War I, a soldier's first-hand account of life in the dugouts has been published for the first time.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Germany will be represented by a state secretary at an event commemorating the Gallipoli Campaign of World War I to be organized by Turkey on the same day as the 100th anniversary of the 1915 massacres, widely termed by Armenians throughout the world as genocide.
Tensions have been growing since Turkey announced in January that it would host international events to commemorate the centennial of the Gallipoli Campaign on April 24, a date that overlaps with the annual commemoration of the massacres, which many countries consider to be genocide.
In accordance with this strategy, the government is organizing an ostentatious commemoration of the Gallipoli campaign on the same day of the accepted date of the Armenian Genocide (April 24).
GALLIPOLI SNIPER, THE LIFE OF BILLY SING, by John Hamilton is an extraordinary account of a hidden side of the Gallipoli campaign -- the snipers' war.
He has a particular interest in the Gallipoli campaign and Queensland's involvement in the Boer War.
The disastrous Gallipoli campaign went on to cost 252,000 Australian, New Zealand and British lives.
THE Queen yesterday laid a wreath to mark the 90th anniversary of the World War I Gallipoli campaign.