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The Gallipoli Campaign of 1915-16, also known as the Battle of Gallipoli or the Dardanelles Campaign, was an unsuccessful attempt by the Allied Powers to control the sea route from Europe to ...

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Gallipoli was the KO, the sucker punch needed to push the Ottoman Empire out of World War 1. Gallipoli was vital, it was the gateway into the Sea of Marmara which led directly to the capital of Constantinople and Bosporus Straits. If the Allies co...

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Battle of Gallipoli The Battle of Gallipoli took place on the Turkish peninsula of Gallipoli in 1915 during WW1. A combined Allied operation was mounted in order to eventually capture the Ottoman capital of Constantinople. The attempt failed, and an estimated 131,000 soldiers were killed and 262,000 wounded.

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The Gallipoli Campaign, also known as the Dardanelles Campaign, the Battle of Gallipoli or the Battle of Çanakkale (Turkish: Çanakkale Savaşı), was a campaign of the First World War that took place on the Gallipoli peninsula (Gelibolu in modern Turkey). The Entente powers, Britain and France, sought to weaken the Ottoman Empire by taking control of the straits that provided a supply route ...

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The Battle of Gallipoli was fought during World War I (1914-1918) and represented an attempt to knock the Ottoman Empire out of the war. The plan for the operation was conceived by First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill who believed warships could force the Dardanelles and strike directly at Constantinople. When this proved unfeasible, the Allies elected to land troops on the Gallipoli ...

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If you enjoyed the Battle of Gallipoli 1915-1916 battle animation, you may also enjoy these other battle animations: Battle of the Plains of Abraham 1759, another battle featuring an amphibious landing to outflank a defensive position: Battle of the Marne 1914, another battle fought during World War I:

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Scientific American looked at the wider context of the battle for Gallipoli. This Week in World War I: April 24, 1915 April 25, 2015, marks the 100-year anniversary of an important battle in the ...

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During World War I, the Gallipoli Campaign was the Allies last resort in getting back into the war. In fact the top general in Britain Lord Kitchener stated that if we get hold of Constantinople, which is now called Istanbul, we wouldn't win the battle but the war itself. Gallipoli is an area of land, which is owned by Turkey.

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Gallipoli Campaign: Gallipoli Campaign, in World War I, an Anglo-French operation against Turkey from February 1915 to January 1916 that was intended to force the 38-mile-long Dardanelles channel and to occupy Constantinople. Learn more about the Gallipoli Campaign in this article.

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2. The Allies hoped to win with their navy alone. Believing that victory could be achieved without the use of the army, the British and French opened up the Gallipoli campaign on February 19, 1915 ...