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Lost secrets of Gallipoli to shape Anzac history 17 septembre 2014

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The Cairns Post (Australia) September 17, 2014, p. 16-17

Charles Miranda

Trench horrors will be remapped by project. A complex network of “lost” trenches that 100 years ago hosted a generation of young Australians has been found in a project set to redefine the Anzac legend. (suite…)

Historian out to explode our take on the Anzac legend 18 avril 2012

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The Age (Australia) April 18, 2012, p. 3

Bridie Smith

The popular story of the Gallipoli landings – long credited as a young nation’s coming of age – is studded with factual errors, according to an Australian historian and former RAAF intelligence officer. (suite…)

Uncovering both sides of the Gallipoli legend 23 avril 2011

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The Australian,  April 23, 2011

Stephen Matchett 

An Australian historian is searching Turkish archives for the other side of the wartime story (suite…)

As Gallipoli anniversary nears, researchers map World War I killing ground in major study 23 avril 2011

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The Associated Press | The Canadian Press, Sat, 23 Apr, 2011

By Christopher Torchia, Istanbul

The World War I battlefield of the Gallipoli campaign, where throngs gather each April to remember the fallen, is a place of lore, an echo of ancient warfare that took place on the same soil. Now researchers are mapping dugouts, trenches and tunnels in the most extensive archaeological survey of a site whose slaughter helped forge the identity of young nations. (suite…)

Granddaughter of last Anzac to take part in Turkish commemorations 19 mars 2008

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Australian Associated Press (AAP), March 13

By Katelyn John, Sydney

The granddaughter of the last Australian survivor of Gallipoli says he would have been thrilled that she will be among the first foreign women invited to join Turkey’s war commemorations. (suite…)