Ankara in Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, Turkey
İsmet İnönü was the first prime minister and the second president of the Turkish Republic. He was born in Izmir in 1884. He received his primary education and graduated from military high school and Academy of Artillery School in Istanbul which he entered in 1897, he started the War College in 1903. He graduated from the War College in 1906 and was appointed to Edirne with the rank of staff captain. During his military career, he served as the fronts in Edirne, Istanbul, Yemen, Çatalca, Kesan, the Caucasus, Syria, and Palestine. With the establishment of the Turkish Grand National Assembly on April 23, 1920, he came to Ankara and started his duties as Deputy of Edirne. He was appointed Chief of General Staff by the first government. With the Greek attacks, he was first assigned to the post of Commander of the Northern Side of the Western Front, and later, on May 1921, the post of Commander of the Western Front. He won the 1st Battle of Ínönü against the Greek army on January 11, 1921. The Turkish Grand National Assembly promoted him to the rank of Major General in the 2nd Battle of Ínönü on April 4, 1921. He served with success and distinction as Commander of the Western Front during the Sakarya battle and the Great Attack . On August 31, 1922, he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General. Between
İsmet İnönü Türkiye cumhuriyetinin ilk başbakanı ve ikinci cumhurbaşkanıdır. 1884 yılında Izmirde doğdu. Ilkokulu ve askeri rüştiyeyi sivasta tamamladı. 1897de girdiği İsatanbuldaki topçu okulunun mühendishane idadisi (lisesi)
Location. 39° 55.524′ N, 32° 50.212′ E. Marker is in Ankara, Ankara, in Ankara Metropolitan Municipality. Marker can be reached from Anıtkabir, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ankara 06XXX, Turkey.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow History of the Museum Buildings (approx. 2.6 kilometers away); Ankara Castle (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); Çengel Han (approx. 2.7 kilometers away).
More about this marker. This marker is located on the northwest colonnade which surrounds the central square of Ataturk's Mausoleum.
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1. İsmet İnönü - Wikipedia. When the 1934 Surname Law was adopted, Mustafa Kemal gave him a surname delivered from İnönü, where he commanded the forces of Army of Grand National Assembly as the Minister of the Chief of the General Staff (Erkân-ı Harbiye-i Umumiye Reis Vekili) during the Greco-Turkish War of 1919–1922. Afterwards these battles became to be known as the First Battle of İnönü and Second Battle of İnönü. (Submitted on June 1, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk - Wikipedia. On 5 December 1934, Turkey moved to grant full political rights to women, before several other European nations. The equal rights of women in marriage had already been established in the earlier Turkish civil code. Women's place in Mustafa Kemal's cultural reforms was best expressed in the civic book prepared under his supervision. Mustafa Kemal said that “ There is no logical explanation for the political disenfranchisement of women. Any hesitation and negative mentality (Submitted on June 1, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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