Tag Archives: Gallipoli

Visit to Gallipoli

As far as I know no-one from my wife’s family has ever visited the Helles Memorial to look up the name of Douglas Milroy. There is very little chance of a visit in the near future from any of us; … Continue reading

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The Third Battle of Krithia – Gallipoli

“After the Second Battle of Krithia in May 1915, the average distance of the Allied trenches on the Helles front from the main landing places at W and V beaches was little more than three miles. Almost all the British … Continue reading

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Douglas Milroy – Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (Pt 2)

I wrote this last year using iWeb and MobileMe which will eventually disappear. I don’t want to lose the material so here it is again!

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Douglas Milroy – Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (Pt 1)

I wrote this last year using iWeb and MobileMe which will eventually disappear. I don’t want to lose the material so here it is again! There are photos and other parts of the account to follow.

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