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Gallipoli 1915 | British Army First World War

Fought during World War One (1914-18) from 25 April 1915 to 9 January 1916, Gallipoli was the first major amphibious operation in modern warfare. British Empire and French troops landed on the Ottoman-held peninsula in the Dardanelles Straits with disastrous consequences for the Allies. Gurkha soldiers resting in a trench at Gallipoli, 1915.

Indian soldiers in a trench, Gallipoli, 1915. General Liman von Sanders Pascha , 1917 (c). Eating in the trenches, March 1917.

North beach, north of Anzac Cove, 1915. General Headquarters, Imbros, 1915. V Beach, Cape Helles, April 1915.

Barbed wire near Sedd-el-Bahr, 1915. Horses picketed on the beach, 1915. A French 75 mm gun in action at Cape Helles, 4 June 1915.

The converted steamer River Clyde , Gallipoli, Spring 1915. Church service on HMS Queen Elizabeth , 1915. Anzac in the snow, November 1915.

Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars at Giza, 1916 (c). Gurkha Rifles in bivouacs, 1915. Turkish prisoners being marched to a camp at Cape Helles, 1915.

General Hunter Weston & two of his Staff outside dug-out, 1915. Turkish emissary with white flag being led , May 1915. A welcome rest in a trench , August 1915.

Turks who fell on the scrub covered slopes , 1915. Having consolidated the surrounding ridges , 1915. Our reserves awaiting orders to move up , 1915.

Cardinal Bourne visits Irish troops at the Front, 1916 (c). Chocolate Hill at Suvla Bay, Gallipoli, 1915. Soldiers dug in at Chocolate Hill, Suvla Bay, Gallipoli, 1915.

A Sikh soldier in a sandbagged gun emplacement, 1915. A biplane preparing to take off Soldiers at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, 1915. Using a trench periscope, Gallipoli, 1915.

Barbed wire, Gallipoli, 1915. Indian soldiers in a trench, Gallipoli, 1915. Troops of 29th Indian Infantry Brigade, Gallipoli, 1915.

Camouflaged tanks and infantry moving up to the attack, 1917. Join The Lancashire Fusiliers , 1920 (c). Lt Rosser give M.G.

instruction to Lt Silk. Comradeship! Territorials .

Artillery ammunition carriage being unloaded. Trench Diagram, 1915. Brusa (of series Turkey 1 to 250,000).

Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 6 of 6 Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 5 of 6 Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 4 of 6 Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 3 of 6 Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 2 of 6 Report of actions 25 Apr 25 Jun 1915 in Gallipoli, 1 of 6 Withdrawal of Gallipoli, 13-16 Dec 1916.

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Withdrawal of Gallipoli, 13-16 Dec 1916.

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General Aylmer Hunter-Weston s message, 4 July 1916.

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British Army Vs US Military in surf off!

June 06, 2014 | Words By: Jack 1 Yes you read that right. The UK squaddies stopped Army manoeuvres, packed their flasks of tea and flew out to California to take on the might of the American military in the first international Red Bull Rivals Surf Comp. America drew first blood, but Britain clawed back some respect by winning the half-time body-boarding battle!

References ^ Posts by Jack (www.driftsurfing.eu)

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