A History of Australia’s Involvement in WWI – Part 9 – By Mandy Parry-Jones (ASP V10N5)
PART 8 – Even before the official word came through evacuation had started.
Evacuating Gallipoli was never going to be by the book; in fact they referred to it as ‘The Silent Stunt.’ But what was even more enlightening was that the whole operation was kept a secret even from the troops and their immediate leaders until the very last minute. Then suddenly, the beach was empty…
For the full article, refer to V10N5.