The Dardanelles Campaign (Gallipoli)

In 1915, the Entente launched naval and land operations to knock the Ottoman empire (Turkey) out of the war with a single decisive blow. The brainchild of the mercurial British First Lord of the Admiralty, Winston Churchill, the initial plan took advantage of the Entente‚Äôs naval superiority. Obsolescent Entente warships were to force the narrow […]

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