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Firepower 3 Naval Gunfire at Gallipoli

Firepower 3: Naval Gunfire at Gallipoli

This bonus episode of the Firepower Seminar looks at the role of Naval Gunfire Support at Gallipoli by Commander David Stevens, RANR.

What issues did NGFS have at Gallipoli?

How where targets identified and how was command and control managed?

As a secondary effort, there was to few guns at Gallipoli and the Navy attempted to make up the difference.

What was the impact the NGFS on the Gallipoli campaign and how did the terrain impact it’s effectiveness?

NGFS at Gallipoli makes an early attempt at creating Joint Effects.  What is the legacy for the ADF today?

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