Item 03: Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett telegrams, 1915 - Page 37

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[Blank Telegram form]
[Continuation of Ashmead Bartlett's report of the action of 29th June at Cape Helles]
these abortive efforts stop in our centre and right wing the Turks have on occasions sapped up close and have fought on more even terms but not in one single instance have they been able to maintain a lodgement in our trenches stop there artillery which was so very inactive on June twenty eighth has apparently received [censor's deletion – large] fresh supplies of ammunition and has fired a large number of rounds for the Turks in the last three days stop the effect of this fire has been practically nil stop the Asiatic batteries have also been very active and both
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