Scope and Content

Keyes Papers. Vol. c. Dardanelles Campaign: landing orders; 15 April – 12 Aug. 1915.

Contents:

1. Orders for First Squadron southern landing issued by Rear-Adm. Wemyss, Vice-Adm. de Robeck, and Rear-Adm. Nicholson. Includes orders and memoranda on aeroplane spotting, gunnery co-operation, transport for the wounded, and control of the Dardanelles after the main squadron has passed into the Sea of Marmora; 15 April – 14 May 1915. Partly printed.

2. Orders for Second Squadron landing issued by Rear-Adm. Thursby. Includes orders for naval vessels, transports, trawlers, a balloon ship, and a hospital ship; 18 – 24 April 1915.

3. Orders for Suvla landing issued by Vice-Adm. de Robeck; 29 July – 12 Aug. 1915. Partly printed.

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