Acknowledges involvement in any of the three separate "Battles of Krithia" (28 April, 6-8 May and 4 June 1915) on the Cape Helles front at Gallipoli in 1915. The first, a defensive action, relates to the Turkish counter-attack of 28 April 1915. In the second battle, on 8 May 1915, the 2nd Australian Infantry Brigade supported the abortive British attack in the direction of Krithia village and in the process lost nearly a third of its strength. The third British attack, in June, also failed.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from28 April 1915
Date to4 June 1915
Related places Krithia
Related units
  • 5th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 6th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 7th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 8th Australian Infantry Battalion
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