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Mark Hersh | all galleries >> Vacations 2004-2011 >> Vacation 2011: Turkey! >> Gallipoli WWI Battlefields (Çanakkale area) > Shore Battery
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Shore Battery

One of the Turkish stories about the battle is that an Allied shell knocked out the shell hoist on one particular gun, and a Turkish soldier carried the shells up to the breech on his back. This monument is in a fort on the European side of the Narrows.

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