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Cape Helles memorial

Commemorating the deaths of approx 21000 unknown Allied soldiers
Lest We Forget

November 1st 2006
I vaguely recall studying WWI in school. But it's not until you come to Gallipoli that you get a true appreciation for what the Aussies, Kiwis, Brits and other Allied troops fought for. It was an overwhelming experience to wander the battlefields and memorials, and reflect on the horrendous loss of life. And to thınk it may have been averted if the Brits hadn't reneged on delivering 2 battles ... read more
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Turkish Flag Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
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7th November 2010
Cape Helles memorial

Wondeful photo"s My Grandmother used to sing me a little silly song about The Dardanelles when I was small, I"m now 64 and always wondered what the Dardenelles where, now I know
From Blog: Lest We Forget

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