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Extracts from a British military intelligence report on the Gallipoli area, September 1914
(Catalogue ref: WO 106/1463)
  1a   1b   1c              
  1a   1b   1c              
WO 106/1463; intelligence report on Gallipoli, 1914

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Study this source carefully. It contains information that could be useful in your presentation. As you study the source, ask yourself:

  • What does the map tell you about the landscape of Gallipoli?
  • What information about Gallipoli is contained in extract 1b?
  • Do you think this type of landscape would suit defending or attacking forces?
  • Does extract 1b suggest that attacking Gallipoli is a good idea?
  • What information about Gallipoli is contained in extract 1c?
  • According to 1c, what had changed since 1906?
  • Does extract 1c suggest that attacking Gallipoli is a good idea?
  • Will you use any of these sources in your presentation?

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