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(Untitled), 26 Feb 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/88/4

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Telegram from to Lord Kitchener to Lieutenant-General Sir John Maxwell instructing him to send a message instructing General Sir William Birdwood that until the Dardanelles have been forced by the Navy his troops should be limited to minor operations and asking him to send an assessment of the number of troops which will be needed at Constantinople once the straits have been forced. Printed copy.


  • 26 Feb 1915

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Publication: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume III, Part 1, pp 579-80

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