the first authentic hotel on the Gallipoli peninsula
This website has been prepared by
turning to the right of Shrapnel Valley, north of McCay’s Hill; named after
Lieut-Colonel White, of the 8th Australian Light Horse.
"The New Zealanders at Gallipoli", (Auckland 1921), Major Fred Waite, p. 324.
Lieutenant Colonel Alexander White, of the 8th Light Horse Regiment, with his wife and infant son, shortly after his appointment to command the regiment was announced. He died leading his men at the nek, period picture reproduced from "The Nek", (Kenthurst 1996), Peter Burness, p. 113
last updated : 15/04/08
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