The Gallipoli campaign (1915-1916)

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Gallipoli - World War I is one of the most painful periods in Australian history. The campaign was the first major battle undertaken by the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC), and is often considered to mark the birth of national consciousness in both of these countries. Anzac Day, 25 April, remains the most significant commemoration of military casualties and veterans in Australia and New Zealand, surpassing Armistice Day/Remembrance Day. #dayna_trueman #yankinaustralia…

Gallipoli - World War I is one of the most painful periods in Australian history. The campaign was the first major battle undertaken by the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC), and is often considered to mark the birth of national consciousness.

Australian soldiers in trenches at Gallipoli, 1915 - Unknown Australian solders in trenches at Gallipoli, probably stretcher bearers of the 9th Battalion AIF, 1915

Australian soldiers in trenches at Gallipoli, 1915 - Unknown Australian solders in trenches at Gallipoli, probably stretcher bearers of the Battalion AIF, 1915

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"Sari Bair" by Terence Cuneo. The 6th Gurkha Rifles attack the Turks during the Gallipoli campaign, August 9, 1916.

"Sari Bair" by Terence Cuneo. The 6th Gurkha Rifles attack the Turks during the Gallipoli campaign, August 9, 1916. [1024x817]

"Sari Bair" by Terence Cuneo. The Gurkha Rifles attack the Turks during the Gallipoli campaign, August

transferring Injured to Hospital ship, "Gascon", Gallipoli

A flat bottomed barge transporting wounded soldiers from Anzac Cove alongside the Hospital Ship Gascon.

Anzac troops in their trenches, battle for Gallipoli, August 1915.

Anzac troops in their trenches, battle for Gallipoli, August

Canadian Scottish Regiment moving on trucks to the Battle Of Vimy Ridge, 1917

Breath-taking photos depicting the agony and ecstasy of the end of First World War have been brought to life in colour for the first time to coincide with

Highland Lt. Inf. 1915 Gallipoli Aci Baba

Military Art and Historical paintings by World Renown Fine Artist Chris Collingwood

Ottoman Defense, Battle of Gallipoli, 1915 (Osmanlı Savunması, Çanakkale Cephesi, Teke Burnu, 1915) #OttomanEmpire

Ottoman Defense, Battle of Gallipoli, 1915 (Osmanlı Savunması, Çanakkale…

Bapaume, 1918

British soldiers entering a captured German dugout in Bapaume after the Battle of Amiens, August

Map of the Gallipoli Peninsula detailing the events of 25 April 1915

The Gallipoli Campaign--learn about this, so it makes sense when we're there ;

Turkish trenches, Gallipoli (529×427)

From the heights above the Gallipoli-beaches the Turks had an open field of fire. For them it sometimes looked like a shooting-match. Picture made by a German war-photographer, Gallipoli, 1915

Lord Kitchener and General Birdwood during the campaign.

In November Turkey entered the First World War on the side of the Central Powers. It was a disappointment for Britain and France, who had hoped to ke

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