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GALLIPOLI

Definition: a peninsula in NW Turkey, between the Dardanelles and the Gulf of Saros: scene of a costly but unsuccessful Allied campaign in 1915.

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Terms and concepts

  • Victoria Cross – a British decoration awarded to soldiers and sailors for acts of conspicuous bravery in the presence of the enemy.
  • Recipient – a person or thing that receives or is awarded something.
  • Gallipoli – a peninsula in NW Turkey, between the Dardanelles and the Gulf of Saros: scene of a costly but unsuccessful Allied campaign in 1915.

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WEBSITES

Gallipoli The Making of a Nation

Victoria Cross Winners

http://www.gallipoli.net.au/vc.html

This webpage lists the winners of the Victoria Cross that were participants in the Gallipoli Campagne.

Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Bravery Awards at Gallipoli

http://www.gallipoli.gov.au/bravery-awards-at-gallipoli/overview-victoria-crosses-at-anzac.php

This site has a short biography of each VC recipient.

Wikipedia

Category:Australian Gallipoli Campaign recipients of the Victoria Cross

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Australian_Gallipoli_Campaign_recipients_of_the_Victoria_Cross

This site lists the VC winners at Galipoli, gives a brief biography of the soldier and has links to the battle that they received their Victoria Cross in.

BOOKS

Australias Victoria Cross Recipients – Book 1 Nicholas Brasch NF355.1 BRA

This book gives a Brief overview of the VC recipients of WW1 and the campagne that they were involved in when they received their Victoria Cross.

Australians at War A.K. Macdougall 355.0094 MAC

This book gives a thorough overview of the Gallipoli Campaign and the associated battles that occurred.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  1. A Book eg. Escritt, S. 2000, Art Nouveau, Phaidon, London
Author’s Surname Author’s Initial Date Title Publisher Location
Escritt S. 2000 Art Nouveau Phaidon London

2. A Newspaper Article eg. Adelaide Advertiser, 23 Oct. 2001, “Federal Election: New Chip in Politics”, p.10

Newspaper Date Author Article Title Page
Adelaide Advertiser 23 Oct. 2001 “Federal Election: New Chip in Politics” p. 10

3. CD or internet eg. Thomas, S. 1997, Guide to Personal Efficiency, Adelaide University, Viewed 14 Nov. 2001:

Thomas, S. 1997 Guide to Personal Efficiency Internet Adelaide University 14 Nov. 2001

4. A Pamphlet eg. Wipe Out Woody weeds, 1986, Dow Chemical, North Sydney, NSW.

Title Date Publisher Location Other Information?
Wipe Out Woody Weeds 1986 Dow Chemical North Sydney, NSW