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"The tomb of  Major Dr Ragıbs' wife who died by emeny shells while working in a hospital in the village of Yalova, near Maydos(*) , picture reproduction from "The War Magazine", (Istanbul - 2004), p. 324

(*) Eceabat

Very little is known about this lonely grave at the edge of the village graveyard in Yalova. The translation of the inscription reads as follows :

While assisting wounded Turkish soldiers, the wife of Captain Doktor Ragıp, the
German nurse Erica, lost her life through shellfire.

26th September 1915

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