Accession Number:

ADA312527

Title:

Lesson from the Dardanelles.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-05-20

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Lessons from the Dardanelles examines Britains failure in the Dardanelles CampaignGallipoli invasion in Turkey during the First World War it uses this historical example to illustrate the dangers of an inadequate military strategy the perils of undertaking a major military operation without a sound operational plan the barriers that exist to communication between political and military leaders and the danger of conditioned obedience as a cultural norm of the military services.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Psychology
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE