Ottoman anti-submarine measures
in the Dardanelles conflict 1915
Harvey Broadbent
Senior Research Fellow. Department of Mo...
Breslau , re-named Midilli bombards
Russian naval units at Novorossiysk, in
the Black Sea
British
Admiral
Sir John Duckworth
Dardanelles Artillery and Mine Lines Positions (September 1914)
Route Through Minefield

The Narrows Defences (September 1914)
Damaged fort of Seddülbahir
Cevat (Djevat) Pasha
Strait’s Forts Command
German Naval Commanders
of The Dardanelles Strait
Admiral Guido von Usedom
(right)
and his No. 2.
Vice-Admiral Merten
(lef...
Dardanelles Forts, Batteries, and Mine Lines February-March-April 1915
Bouvet listing and sinking
Strait’s Fortifications
Defence Artillery Sites and Fields of
Ottoman Anti-Submarine Net as used in the Strait
Position of Anti-submarine net
Ottoman propaganda postcard captioned
‘An Ottoman aircraft attacking a British submarine dropping a
mine off Bulair’ (i.e....
Ottoman Ironclad Mesudiye
Lieutenant Commander Norman
Holbrook, VC
A Mantelli Gun
(Rodosto)

Sea of Marmara

Marmara
Island
Strait
Captured E 15
AE 2 in the Sea of Marmora, April 1915 Charles Bryant. AWM ART0901

AE 2
Lt. Comdr. Edward Boyle VC

E 14 in Mudros Harbour
E 11 returning to Mudros from her
successful foray to Istanbul and the Marmara
Peyk-i Servet after E
11attack
Battleship Barbaros Hayreddin
U 21
Goodbye …
Majestic
Results of Allied Submarine activity in the Dardanelles
Campaign
• 8 Ottoman battleships sunk (Total 21 000 tonnes)
• 31 T...
AE 2 in the Sea of Marmora, April 1915 Charles Bryant. AWM ART0901

AE 2
Battleship Turgut
Reis
Sultanhisar and its commander, Captain Riza
Zuhaf
Sultanhisar and its commander, Captain Riza
The Narrows

Karaburun (Black
Point)
(Rodosto)

Sea of Marmara

Marmara
Island
Strait
Sultanhisar’s Torpedo
(

(Rodosto)

Sea of Marmara

Strait
(

(Rodosto)

Sea of Marmara

Strait
Erdek
(

(Rodosto)

Sea of Marmara

Strait
Erdek
AE 2 Crew surrender to the Sultanhisar
A Happier Ending . . .
Officers and Crew of the E 11
2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2
2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2
2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2
2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2
2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2
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2013 King Hall Day 1 Session 3 - 2

  1. 1. Ottoman anti-submarine measures in the Dardanelles conflict 1915 Harvey Broadbent Senior Research Fellow. Department of Modern History, Politics and International Relations at Macquarie University
  2. 2. Breslau , re-named Midilli bombards Russian naval units at Novorossiysk, in the Black Sea
  3. 3. British Admiral Sir John Duckworth
  4. 4. Dardanelles Artillery and Mine Lines Positions (September 1914)
  5. 5. Route Through Minefield The Narrows Defences (September 1914)
  6. 6. Damaged fort of Seddülbahir
  7. 7. Cevat (Djevat) Pasha Strait’s Forts Command
  8. 8. German Naval Commanders of The Dardanelles Strait Admiral Guido von Usedom (right) and his No. 2. Vice-Admiral Merten (left)
  9. 9. Dardanelles Forts, Batteries, and Mine Lines February-March-April 1915
  10. 10. Bouvet listing and sinking
  11. 11. Strait’s Fortifications Defence Artillery Sites and Fields of
  12. 12. Ottoman Anti-Submarine Net as used in the Strait
  13. 13. Position of Anti-submarine net
  14. 14. Ottoman propaganda postcard captioned ‘An Ottoman aircraft attacking a British submarine dropping a mine off Bulair’ (i.e. in the Marmara)
  15. 15. Ottoman Ironclad Mesudiye
  16. 16. Lieutenant Commander Norman Holbrook, VC
  17. 17. A Mantelli Gun
  18. 18. (Rodosto) Sea of Marmara Marmara Island Strait
  19. 19. Captured E 15
  20. 20. AE 2 in the Sea of Marmora, April 1915 Charles Bryant. AWM ART0901 AE 2
  21. 21. Lt. Comdr. Edward Boyle VC E 14 in Mudros Harbour
  22. 22. E 11 returning to Mudros from her successful foray to Istanbul and the Marmara
  23. 23. Peyk-i Servet after E 11attack
  24. 24. Battleship Barbaros Hayreddin
  25. 25. U 21
  26. 26. Goodbye … Majestic
  27. 27. Results of Allied Submarine activity in the Dardanelles Campaign • 8 Ottoman battleships sunk (Total 21 000 tonnes) • 31 Transportation ships sunk (38 000 tonnes) • 200 various sailboats and pontoons damaged Losses 9 Submarines sunk (5 818 tonnes) 5 British 3 French 1 Australian 1 captured 1 French Source: Turkish General Staff Official History of Dardanelles Campaign 1915, quoting British sources, p. 513
  28. 28. AE 2 in the Sea of Marmora, April 1915 Charles Bryant. AWM ART0901 AE 2
  29. 29. Battleship Turgut Reis
  30. 30. Sultanhisar and its commander, Captain Riza
  31. 31. Zuhaf
  32. 32. Sultanhisar and its commander, Captain Riza
  33. 33. The Narrows Karaburun (Black Point)
  34. 34. (Rodosto) Sea of Marmara Marmara Island Strait
  35. 35. Sultanhisar’s Torpedo
  36. 36. ( (Rodosto) Sea of Marmara Strait
  37. 37. ( (Rodosto) Sea of Marmara Strait Erdek
  38. 38. ( (Rodosto) Sea of Marmara Strait Erdek
  39. 39. AE 2 Crew surrender to the Sultanhisar
  40. 40. A Happier Ending . . . Officers and Crew of the E 11

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