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Battle of Gallipoli
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Collection: Ottoman Soldiers
Rare Look Into a Diary of a Turkish Soldier
Lieutenant Ibrahim Naji's diary avoided military censorship and was uncovered in 2012. While most diary entries from the time are Allied, this is a look into the emotions of a Turkish Soldiers at Gallipoli.
Ottoman Soldier's Life on the Front
Lieutenant Ibrahim Naci, 21, from Istanbul, shares what it is like being constantly shot at and living in a trench. This diary entry was dated June 21, 1915 he wrote it right before he passed.
Australian Soldier helps wounded Turkish Soldier
This pictures shows an Australian soldier giving water to a wounded Turkish Soldier. The famous place of the Turkish defenses, Achi Baba, is noticeable in the background.