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(Untitled), 23 Jun 1915

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/66/33-35

Scope and Contents

Letter from Captain Alexander Davidson (HMS Cornwallis, Eastern Mediterranean Squadron) to WSC praising the naval operations in the Dardanelles initiated by him and his energetic management of the Navy in general. Describes his (Davidson's) role in the landing of the South Wales Borderers at Gallipoli, and sends extract of a report by Rear-Admiral Rosslyn Wemyss [later Lord Wester Wemyss][see CHAR 2/66/4].

Dates

  • 23 Jun 1915

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Conditions Governing Use

Copyright: Not known

Extent

3 folio(s)

Language of Materials

English

Bibliography

Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume III, Part 2, pp 1044-5

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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