the australian war memorial

the australian war memorial

The Brutality of the Battle of Lone Pine: Ashley Ekins

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August the 6th marked the centenary of one of the most brutal - and shortest - battles on the Gallipoli Peninsular. In four horrific days, there were 2,300 Australian and over 6,000 Turkish casualties. Niree Creed, Director of Communications at the AIIA, interviews Head of the Military History Section, Ashley Ekins at the Australian War Memorial. Interviewer: Niree Creed Producers: Alexander Willox and Gayan Vithanage Editor: Gayan Vithanage