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Map of initial landings 25th April 1915, at 'X' W V  Camber Beach, Cape Helles, Gallipoli

Map of initial landings 25th April 1915, at 'X' W V Camber Beach, Cape Helles, Gallipoli

WILFRED OWEN - DULCE ET DECORUM EST, Text of poem and notes LCE ET DECORUM EST - the first words of a Latin saying (taken from an ode by Horace). The words were widely understood and often quoted at the start of the First World War. They mean "It is sweet and right." The full saying ends the poem: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori - 'It is sweet and right to die for your country' In other words, it is a wonderful and great honour to fight and die for your country.

WILFRED OWEN - DULCE ET DECORUM EST, Text of poem and notes LCE ET DECORUM EST - the first words of a Latin saying (taken from an ode by Horace). The words were widely understood and often quoted at the start of the First World War. They mean "It is sweet and right." The full saying ends the poem: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori - 'It is sweet and right to die for your country' In other words, it is a wonderful and great honour to fight and die for your country.

2nd April 1915 Boats in Cove

2nd April 1915 Boats in Cove

Horse-drawn ambulance at Helles - The landing at Cape Helles was part of the amphibious invasion of the Gallipoli peninsula by British and French forces on 25 April 1915 during the First World War.

Horse-drawn ambulance at Helles - The landing at Cape Helles was part of the amphibious invasion of the Gallipoli peninsula by British and French forces on 25 April 1915 during the First World War.

Anzacs hauling up a hill the only 18 pound field gun landed on 25th April, 1915

Anzacs hauling up a hill the only 18 pound field gun landed on 25th April, 1915

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