Dardanelles campaign

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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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There is much material on that nation's role in the Gallipoli campaign that is only available in New Zealand archives.
A PLAY telling the story of nurses who served on the first hospital ship, The Maheno, during World War l's Gallipoli campaign is being performed in Hamilton and Auckland next month.
South Shields-born John Simpson Kirkpatrick known as 'The Man with the Donkey', risked his own life to rescue more than 300 wounded Australian and New Zealand soldiers from the frontline during the First World War Gallipoli campaign of 1915.
ISLAMABAD -- The sacrifice and service of Pakistani servicemen attached to the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) in the 1915 Gallipoli campaign were remembered here at a Service at the Australian High Commission.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: The Duke of Cambridge made it to the national commemoration of the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign as the wait for the royal baby continued.
It was dedicated to James Marlow who had died in action in the Gallipoli campaign during the First World War.
The Gallipoli campaign ended on January 8 with the last Allied soldiers evacuated from the Turkish peninsula after the death of 250,000 of the 480,000 troops.
A 17-gun salute marked the centenary anniversary of the last rounds fired during the Gallipoli campaign.
SCOTS soldiers will fire a 17-gun salute in Glasgow today to mark the centenary of the disastrous Gallipoli campaign in World War I.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: It was announced that the only surviving ship from the Gallipoli campaign in the First World War was to be opened to the public for the first time thanks to PS1.
British naval forces shelled the forts at the entrance of the Dardanelles on November 1, 1914, well before the formal commencement of the Gallipoli campaign.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- "The Gallipoli Symphony," an international collaboration by composers from Turkey, Australia and New Zealand, three nations who fought in the Gallipoli Campaign during World War I, made its world premiere in ystanbul on Tuesday.
Amid the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign, this is a fitting time to re-examine the film, its intentions and its significance in upholding the Anzac national myth, writes BRIDGET CURRAN.