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Dardanelles campaign (1915-1916)

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 688 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 10 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/66-68
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Telegram from Vice Admiral Sackville Carden to Admiralty, report on situation in the Dardanelles, particularly attacks on entrance forts [typescript copy].

Dates: 10 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/69
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Telegram from Vice Admiral Sackville Carden Dardanelles, to Admiralty, reporting that weather was too thick for any firing at Bulair [typescript copy].

Dates: 11 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/70
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Telegram from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty to Vice Admiral Sackville Carden Dardanelles, approving the skill and patience with which he had advanced without loss. Stating that the results to be gained were great enough to justify loss of ships and men [typescript copy].

Dates: 11 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/71
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Telegram from Vice Admiral Sackville Carden Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on Bombardment of Bulair on 10 and 11 Mar [typescript copy].

Dates: 12 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/72
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Telegram from HMS "Queen Elizabeth", Dardanelles, to Admiralty, giving details of expenditure of ammunition, 8-13 Mar [typescript copy].

Dates: 13 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/73-74
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Telegram from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty to Vice Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, giving details of instructions given to the Russian Admiral Eberhardt, who was joining the Allied Fleet in the Dardanelles [two typescript copies].

Dates: 14 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/75
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, report on unsuccessful French attack on minefields [typescript copy].

Dates: 14 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/76
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles to Admiralty, agreeing that vigorous sustained action was necessary for success [typescript copy].

Dates: 14 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/77
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on minesweeping operations on the night of 13-14 Mar [typescript copy].

Dates: 14 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/78
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on air reconnaissance, which had located a number of loose mines [typescript copy].

Dates: 14 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/79-80
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Telegram from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty to Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles orders to concert any large scale military operations with General Sir Ian Hamilton, who was due to arrive shortly [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/81-82
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Telegram from Vice Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, on his intention to vigorously attack fortresses at the Narrows, clearing the minefields under cover of the attack [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/83
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Telegram from French Naval Attache, Admiralty, London to Ministry of Marine, Paris, report on Naval operations in the Dardanelles [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/84
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Telegram from Admiralty to Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, and Rear-Admiral Rosslyn Wemyss, [later Lord Wester Wemyss], Mudros, on troop movements [typescript copy].

Dates: 15 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/87
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, reporting that he would shortly meet General Sir Ian Hamilton, and that he also intended to commence operations against the entrance forts as soon as weather permitted [typescript copy].

Dates: 16 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/91
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden, Dardanelles, to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, reporting that relations between Rear-Admiral John De Robeck and the French Rear-Admiral Guepratte were most cordial [typescript copy].

Dates: 17 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/93
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Telegram from Rear-Admiral John De Robeck, Tenedos, to Admiralty, reporting on good aerial reconnaissance of the Dardanelles minefields [typescript copy].

Dates: 17 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/94
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Telegram from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty to Rear-Admiral John De Robeck, on his appointment as command the Dardanelles Fleet, orders to execute Vice-Admiral Sackville Carden's plan to attack entrance forts, "provided he thought that plans were wise and practicable. Asking him to report day to day, and to work in closest harmony with General Sir Ian Hamilton [typescript copy].

Dates: 17 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/95
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on meeting with General Sir Ian Hamilton. Stating that no joint action could be contemplated pending results of attack on the Narrows [typescript copy].

Dates: 18 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/96
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, on his appointment to command the Dardanelles fleet, stating that he was in full agreement with the plans, and that operations would commence on 19 Mar, weather permitting [typescript copy].

Dates: 18 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/97
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, reporting that the weather was fine and that attack on the Narrows was about to begin [typescript copy].

Dates: 18 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/98-99
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on attack on the Narrows.

Dates: 19 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/100
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on attack on the Narrows [typescript copy].

Dates: 19 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/101
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John de Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, reporting that HMS "Inflexible" had been struck by a mine [typescript copy].

Dates: 19 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Mar 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/102
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John de Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, on condition of HMS "Inflexible" and the French battleship "Gaulois" [typescript copy].

Dates: 19 Mar 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open