Sir Ian Hamilton's Despatches from the Dardanelles, etc
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Sir Ian Hamilton's Despatches from the Dardanelles, etc

By Ian Hamilton
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  • SIR IAN HAMILTON'S DESPATCHES FROM THE DARDANELLES,
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • INTRODUCTION BY FIELD-MARSHAL SIR EVELYN WOOD, V.C., G.C.B., G.C.M.G., Etc., Etc.
  • THE FIRST DESPATCH
    • Three Formidable Fortresses
    • Redistribution of Troops
    • Arrival of the Transports
    • Landing of the Borderers
    • The "Implacable's" Guns
    • The Landing from the "River Clyde"
    • Landing Obstacles on Shore
    • Waiting for Night
    • The Death of Colonel Doughty-Wylie
    • Beach W
    • The Lancashire Fusiliers
    • Night Landing of the Oversea Troops
    • "Deep Ravines and Sharp Spurs"
    • Continuous Fighting
    • Turks' Heavy Losses
    • Help of the Navy
    • French Capture of 500 Prisoners
    • Advance on Krithia
    • Shortage of Ammunition
    • French Losses
    • Turkish Attacks
    • British Bayonet Charge
    • General Advance of our Line
    • Heavy Casualties
    • Fine Work of the Navy
  • THE SECOND DESPATCH
    • Creation of New Divisions
    • Critical Days
    • German Guns and Turkish Snipers
    • Tired, but Heroic Troops
    • British Advance
    • Valour of Colonial Troops
    • Zouaves Forced to give Way
    • No Respite from Shells
    • Gurkha Stratagem
    • Departure of General D'Amade
    • Australian Dare-Devilry
    • A Night Assault
    • Death of General Bridges
    • Heavy Enemy Losses
    • Temporary Suspension of Arms
    • Turkish Dead
    • Death of Major Quinn
    • Our Losses
    • Distracting the Enemy
    • A Sortie from Quinn's Post
    • Battle of the 4th of June
    • Naval Brigade's Dash
    • A Check on the Left
    • Manchester's Heavy Losses
    • The Gallant French
    • General Hunter-Weston's Scheme
    • Enemy's Losses
    • Submarines
    • A Corporal's Apology
    • Work of the Army Medical Service
    • Honourable Mention
  • PRESS BUREAU STATEMENTS
  • VICE-ADMIRAL DE ROBECK'S DESPATCH
    • Landing of the Troops
    • Beach under Shell Fire
    • The Embarkation
    • Landing on the Rocks
    • The "River Clyde"
    • Gallantry of Commander Unwin
    • H.M.S. "Albion's" Gunfire
    • French Landing
    • Co-operation of Allies
    • Russian Fleet Represented
    • Contempt for Death
    • HEROIC LABOURS
    • Work of the Destroyers
    • PETTY OFFICERS AND MEN
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