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By David W Cameron

ISBN-10: 1741149800

ISBN-13: 9781741149807

at the twenty fifth of April 1915 Australian troops landed at the Gallipoli Peninsula in what's now known as Anzac Cove. They rushed from the seashore as much as Plugge's Plateau into Australian army background agony many casualties at the manner. simply after noon troops from New Zealand landed at Gallipoli and jointly the Australians and New Zealanders created the Anzac legend. It was once the occasions of this primary day that set the process the complete conflict resulting in the evacuation of the Anzac troops in December 1915.

This is the tale of that day telling the Australian, New Zealand and Turkish facet of what was once to turn into a tragedy for all 3 nations and an final triumph for Turkey. It concludes with the stopover at of Charles Bean, the legit Australian conflict correspondent, to the peninsula in 1919 as a part of the Australian old undertaking to organise the burial of the lifeless that had lain uncovered to the weather for the final 4 years, and to the formation of the cemeteries which are this day visited by way of thousands.

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