If the Dardanelles were opened she could empty her granaries and receive arms and munitions in return.
The Dardanelles campaign was largely conceived and controlled by the Rt.
The campaign gets its name from the peninsula of Gallip´oli, the European shore of the Dardanelles.
Let us inspect the fortifications in the Dardanelles at the beginning of the war in 1914.
The position of the spot was on the Asiatic coast, nine miles from the mouth of the Dardanelles, in lat.
The movement against the forts in the Dardanelles was now begun.
Making all sail, the brig was headed to the entrance of the Dardanelles.
The attack on the Dardanelles by the warships had been a decided failure.
The ships reached the Dardanelles on 11th Aug., and were sold to Turkey.
All these early scenes of the expedition to the Dardanelles I had missed.