On April 25, 1915, troops from across the British Empire as well as France went ashore on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, beginning the land offensive of the Gallipoli Campaign (also called the …

On April 25, 1915, troops from across the British Empire as well as France went ashore on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey, beginning the land offensive of the Gallipoli Campaign (also called the …

Australia Postage Stamp - Centenary of World War I (2nd issue). Gallipoli Campaign

Australia Postage Stamp - Centenary of World War I (2nd issue). Gallipoli Campaign

March 18, 1915: Allied forces launch an ill-fated naval attack on Turkish forces in the Dardanelles during #WWI

March 18, 1915: Allied forces launch an ill-fated naval attack on Turkish forces in the Dardanelles during #WWI

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

Events to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest of #WW1, have begun via BBC

Gallipoli centenary: Prince Charles meets veterans' relatives

Events to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest of #WW1, have begun via BBC

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

John Simpson with his Donkey, 1915: Simpson was a stretcher bearer with the ANZACs during the Gallipoli Campaign in World War I. After landing at Anzac Cove on 25 April 1915, he obtained a donkey and began carrying wounded British Empire soldiers from the frontline to the beach, for evacuation. He continued this work for 3 and a half weeks, often under fire, until he was killed.

John Simpson with his Donkey, 1915: Simpson was a stretcher bearer with the ANZACs during the Gallipoli Campaign in World War I. After landing at Anzac Cove on 25 April 1915, he obtained a donkey and began carrying wounded British Empire soldiers from the frontline to the beach, for evacuation. He continued this work for 3 and a half weeks, often under fire, until he was killed.

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