Events for Wednesday 25th April 2012
On This Day in History
Gallipoli Landings25th April 1915
World War I: Australian, New Zealand, British and French forces begin landing on the Gallipoli Peninsular to attack Turkish positions.
Further ReadingAnzac-The Landing
(Paperback - 224 pages)
by Stephen Chambers
The Anzac legend was born on the shores of Gallipoli during the historic morning of 25th April 1915. Landing on a hostile beach, under the cover of darkness, the Anzacs moved inland rapidly, but the response of the Ottoman forces was equally quick. The outcome of the campaign was arguably… Read more...Only £14.99 at Pen & Sword Books.