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Near Eceabat in Eceabat district, Çanakkale Province, Turkey
 

Lone Pine Cemetery

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
1. Lone Pine Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
To the glory of God and the lasting memory of 3268 Australian soldiers who fought on Gallipoli in 1915 and have no known graves, and 456 New Zealand soldiers whose names are not recorded in any other areas of the peninsula but who fell in the Anzac area and have no known graves; and also of 960 Australians and 252 New Zealanders who fighting on Gallipoli in 1915, incurred mortal wounds or sickness and found burial at sea.

 
Erected by Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
 
Location. 40° 13.821′ N, 26° 17.256′ E. Marker is near Eceabat, Çanakkale Province, in Eceabat district. Marker can be reached from Edirne Çanakkale Yolu (Route E87/D55). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eceabat, Çanakkale Province 17900, Turkey.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Gallipoli Campaign of 1915 (within shouting distance of this marker); Beach Cemetery (approx. one kilometer away); Anzac Cove (approx. one kilometer away); 57th Infantry Regiment (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Monument of Respect for the Mehmetcik (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); North Beach & Sphinx
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
2. Lone Pine Cemetery Marker
(approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Ariburnu (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Anzac Commemorative Site (approx. 1.3 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Eceabat.
 
More about this marker. The Lone Pine Cemetery is located in the Çanakkale Savaşı (Battle of Çanakkale, Battle of Gallipoli) memorial park grounds. Internal park roads are not named, at least on the park map or Google maps. Most roads inside the park are one-way and signs point the way to the various cemeteries and sights.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
5. Lone Pine Cemetery
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By Barry Swackhamer, May 10, 2015
6. Lone Pine Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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