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Map of the Helles Sector.

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Topic: Map of the Helles Sector.
Posted By: Mal Murray
Subject: Map of the Helles Sector.
Date Posted: 11 Oct 2010 at 19:00 -
Map of the Helles war zone of - Gallipoli , 1915.
Turkish names and equivalent on map :
  • Alçitepe = Krithia
  • Aytepe = Hill 138
  • Delile Sirti = Fir Tree Spur
  • Karacaoğlu Tepe = Hill 114
  • Kemal Bey Tepe = Haricot
  • Kanli Dere = Achi Baba Nullah
  • Kirte Dere = Krithia Nullah = Krithia Valley
  • Sotiri Çiftliği = Pink Farm
  • Zığın Dere = Gulley Ravine

Based on map in "Gallipoli Diary" Volume I, General Sir Ian Hamilton, published by George H Doran Company, New York, 1920; maps in "The 42nd (East Lancashire) Division 1914-1918", Frederick P Gibbon, Country Life, London, 1920; maps in "History of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. The Forgotten Fronts and the Home Base, 1914-18", General Sir Martin Farndale, published by The Royal Artillery Association, 1988.

Posted By: Mal Murray
Date Posted: 11 Oct 2010 at 19:06

Map of the landing of the British 29th Division at Cape Helles on April 25, 1915 during the - Battle of Gallipoli . The front line established by the night of April 26 is shown by the red dash-dot line. The front line reached by the night of April 27 is shown by the red dotted line. This became the "jumping off" line for the First Battle of Krithia. -

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