The Withdrawal of Allied Troops from the Dardanelles – December 1915

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

From around the middle of December 1915,  the UK and Irish newspapers started to report and pass comment on the withdrawal of Allied troops from the Dardanelles.

Entitled ‘The Dardanelles Failure’, here is a detailed editorial published in the ‘Western Daily Press’ that reports and comments on the withdrawal.

historical newspaper report on the dardanelles

Western Daily Press – Tuesday 21 December 1915

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000264/19151221/009/0004

historical newspaper report on the dardanelles

Aberdeen Journal – Wednesday 31 March 1915

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000576/19150331/018/0005