The Dardanelles campaign also has great significance to Turkish identity. A failure could have ruled out Turkey's involvement in the war. However, Gallipoli gave birth to the idea of Turkey as a nation.

The Dardanelles campaign also has great significance to Turkish identity. A failure could have ruled out Turkey's involvement in the war. However, Gallipoli gace birth to the idea of Turkey as a nation just as the Ottoman Empire was crumbling.

1915 Senegals

Gallipoli, May 1915 French-Senegalese soldiers

Ottoman Turkish Uniforms WW1 History First World War Militaria Turkey Wargaming Military Insignia Uniform Crimea Crimean

Ottoman Turkish Uniforms History First World War Militaria Turkey Wargaming Military Insignia Uniform Crimea Crimean

Turkish troops on Gallipoli serving out rations

Gallipoli Part II: Genesis of the land attack on the Gallipoli Peninsula

Turkish troops on Gallipoli serving out rations

Gallipoli Part II: Genesis of the land attack on the Gallipoli Peninsula

Turkish soldier with artillery

Turkish soldier with artillery

Turkish prisoner loading supplies onto a cart. Gallipoli.

Turkish prisoner loading supplies onto a cart.

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