The night before April 25, Freyberg made an epic swim around the coast – lighting flares to distract the Ottomans.
Public anguish and uncertainty grew in New Zealand, as official lists of Gallipoli casualties slowly appeared in newspapers.
While trans-Tasman relationships warmed at Gallipoli, new tensions emerged between the New Zealanders and the British.
The Gallipoli campaign's land operations are well known, but Allied warships and submarines also played key roles.
Gasparich fought with the Auckland Battalion alongside the British at Krithia – coping with sparse and confusing orders.
Gallipoli was - in the end - just a very small part of the First World War story.
Leadley was a qualified telegraphist, so was given a signaller’s role when he enlisted.
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