Gallipoli Conference - 28 September 2019

Event Details

  • 28 Sep 19 10:00 - 28 Sep 19 17:00
  • Conference
  • RAF Club, London

Dear members and friends,

We are pleased to announce that the Gallipoli Association Annual Conference this year will take place on 28 September 2019 and the venue is again the prestigious RAF Club, 128 Piccadilly, London (

At the moment, we are organising the keynote speakers as well as preparing the reports of Association supporters and a bursary visit to Gallipoli. We are more than confident, that we will again be able to present you with an interesting, informative and dynamic conference agenda.

Most importantly, we are doing our best to maintain the costs at the same level as last year. We will let you know more details in good time. Until then, remember to SAVE THE DATE!

Best regards

Steve Chambers and Tom Iredale


Date: Saturday, 28th September 2019

Time: 10.00 - 17.00 (first speaker 10.30)

Main Speakers:

“Echoes from the Deep: The Wrecks of the Dardanelles Campaign” Savaş Karakaş


“Baby Steps at Gallipoli, 1915” Peter Hart

“The Mystery Woman of Gallipoli - Findings of New Research”Brian Cleary

“British Pre-First World War Intelligence on the Dardanelles”- Yusuf Ali Ozkan

“Manu Forti - The Hereford Regiment at Suvla”  – Andy Taylor

The Nottinghamshire Yeomanry in the August offensive” Wayne Birch


As the venue proved immensely popular, we will be again be holding this year’s conference at the prestigious RAF Club, 128 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J 7PY (

To be followed by dinner and drinks.


Pricing to be confirmed, but tickets for the Gallipoli Association Annual Conference will likely be subsidised once again (including lunch, coffee and tea)

Cheques made payable to 'The Gallipoli Association' to be sent to the Membership Secretary; Mr Peter Luff, 19 Old Exeter Road, Tavistock, Devon PL19 0JE


  • Enquiries to:
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided (vegetarian options will be available).
  • Doors open at 10:00 and the conference will close no later than 17:00.
  • Dinner will be from 18.30.
  • Venue address: The RAF Club, 128 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J 7PY.
  • We reserve the right to change the speakers should circumstances dictate.
  • Tickets will not be issued/sent. Registration on the day.