The Nek

“The Nek” was a ridgeline where Australian and New Zealand trenches faced Turkish trenches. A tragic battle occurred here in which Australian and New Zealand troops staged an attack on the Turkish trenches, however, the Turks were ready for the attack and many ANZAC’s were killed.

Related Destinations

Johnston's Jolly Beach Cemetery The Nek Lone Pine Australian Memorial Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial Brighton Beach Respect to Mehmetcik Site Anzac Cove Kabatepe Museum Ari Burnu Cemetery Turkish 57th Regiment Quinn's Post