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(Untitled), 11 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/57/18-22

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Letter from Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher, 1st Sea Lord, to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, enclosing formal memorandum setting out his views on the Dardanelles. Stating that he had "looked with misgiving on the steady drain of our Naval force to the Dardanelles" over the past four months, and that a purely Naval action, unsupported by the Army , "would merely lead to heavy loss of ships and invaluable men".


  • 11 May 1915

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Part pub. Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume III, Part 2, p.859-861

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