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Dardanelles campaign (1915-1916)

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 671 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 17 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/166
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting the loss of Submarine E.15, wrecked off Kephez Point while attempting passage of the Dardanelles. Stating that Submarine E.6 had been ordered to torpedo the wreck and if unsuccessful a destroyer would attempt to destroy it. [typescript copy].

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

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/167
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting safe return of Submarine B.6, having torpedoed and sunk a Turkish tug. Also reporting bombardment of Taifurkeuia by HMS "Lord Nelson" and seaplane attack onthe town of Gallipoli [typescript copy].

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

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/168
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting that Submarine E.14 would attempt passage of the Straits on the first favourable day [typescript copy].

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

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/169
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting meeting of all principal officers, which decided that operations would start on Friday 23 April, weather permitting [typescript copy].

Dates: 19 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/171-172
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty. on Turkish attempts to salvage the British submarine E.15 on Kephez Point, praising the work of Lt-Cdr Eric Robinson, who attempted to destroy the submarine, recommending his promotion to Commander [typescript copy].

Dates: 20 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/173
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, reporting that the weather had improved sufficiently for transports, tugs and lighters to leave Mudros, and that the attack would start before dawn on 25 Apr [typescript copy].

Dates: 23 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/174
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, reporting that operations had commenced and the weather was favourable [typescript copy].

Dates: 25 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/175-177
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Telegram from Vice-Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, account of Gallipoli landings on 25 Apr [typescript copy].

Dates: 26 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/179-181
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, situation report at 0200 hrs, following Gallipoli landings [typescript copy] [.

Dates: 27 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/182-183
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, situation report at 2000 hrs on 27 Apr [typescript copy].

Dates: 28 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/184
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiralty, report on operations on 28 Apr [typescript copy].

Dates: 29 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/185
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles, to Admiral Eberhardt, Commander of the Russian Fleet, asking for assistance [typescript copy].

Dates: 29 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/186
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, stating that it was impossible to send long wireless messages without seriously jeopardizing local W/T communications [typescript copy].

Dates: 29 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/187
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting that the position was "quite satisfactory on shore", tat more troops and stores had been landed and the wounded embarked and sent to Egypt [typescript copy].

Dates: 29 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 30 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/188
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, reporting that the position was satisfactory on shore but that this did not permit naval support to be withdrawn . Also reporting shortage of officers and men for beach work [typescript copy].

Dates: 30 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 30 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/189
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiral Eberhardt, Commander of the Russian Fleet, report on Gallipoli landings [typescript copy].

Dates: 30 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/190-191
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on Gallipoli landings [typescript copy].

Dates: 01 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/192
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on position on 30 Apr. Troops resting and entrenching, slight advance by ANZAC Corps, shelling of Chanak by HMS "Lord Nelson" [typescript copy].

Dates: 01 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/193-195
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on landing between Cape Tekeh and Cape Helles [typescript copy].

Dates: 01 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 02 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/196
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report that the Army was consolidating its positions, preparing for advance [typescript copy].

Dates: 02 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 02 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/197-198
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on Gallipoli landings [typescript copy, annotated "read to Cabinet"].

Dates: 02 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 02 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/199
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Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on Turkish counter attack on night of 1-2 May [typescript copy].

Dates: 02 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 [May] 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/200
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report from Submarine E.14 [typescript copy].

Dates: 03 [May] 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/202-203
Scope and Contents

Telegram from Vice Admiral John De Robeck, Dardanelles to Admiralty, report on naval and military operations [typescript copy].

Dates: 04 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/65/204
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Telegram from Russian Ministry of Marine, Petrograd to Admiralty, on Russian Black Sea Fleet support for the Allies in the Dardanelles [typescript copy].

Dates: 04 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open