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“Ocean beach after the August offensive. This picture shows the Y.M.C.A. marquee in the centre. The road along the beach, the new wharfs from which the New Zealand brigades embarked at the evacuation and the hospitals are plainly shown.", picture reproduced from “The New Zealanders at Gallipoli”, (Auckland 1921), Major Fred White, p. 251.
"the light railway on Ocean Beach" reproduced from a period picture (Başar Eryoner - private collection)
last updated : 20/01/08