The Nek

“The Nek” was a ridgeline where Australian and New Zealand trenches faced Turkish trenches. A tragic battle occurred here in which Australian and New Zealand troops staged an attack on the Turkish trenches, however, the Turks were ready for the attack and many ANZAC’s were killed.

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ARI BURNU CEMETERY LONE PINE AUSTRALIAN MEMORIAL BEACH CEMETERY THE NEK ANZAC COVE ANZAC COMMEMORATIVE SITE BRIGHTON BEACH QUINN'S POST KABATEPE MUSEUM CHUNUK BAIR NEW ZEALAND MEMORIAL JOHNSTON'S JOLLY TURKISH 57TH REGIMENT