Keyes Papers. Vol. cvi. Reports of the bombardment of the Dardanelles and the landing of the expeditionary force; 18 March – 1 July 1915.

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Keyes Papers. Vol. cvi. Reports of the bombardment of the Dardanelles and the landing of the expeditionary force; 18 March – 1 July 1915. Contains a minute-by-minute breakdown of the bombardment on 18 March 1915; Vice-Adm. de Robeck’s detailed report to the Admiralty of operations on 18 March 1915; a report from HMS Inflexible of the same day’s events; de Robeck’s detailed report of the landings and operations on 25 and 26 March 1915; his report of operations between 19 March and 24 April; and a report on methods employed in demolishing Turkish guns. Includes extracts from United States Army War College reports on the Dardanelles bombardment.

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