5 Facts About Gallipoli

Here are 5 facts about Gallipoli

  • Gallipoli is a peninsular in Turkey
  • British and colonial forces attacked the peninsula in 1915 during World War I
  • It was known as the Dardanelles Campaign
  • Deaths were 43,000 British, 15,000 French, 8,700 Australians, 2,700 New Zealanders and 1,370 Indians
  • The Allies withdrew from the campaign which is celebrated on ANZAC Day
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