The Sources

Source no Document reference Date Caption
1 CHAR 13/65/5-7 January 1915 Telegram from Vice-Admiral Carden to Winston Churchill setting out plans for Dardanelles
2 CHAR 2/86/5
February 1915 Minutes from the British Imperial War Council meeting
3 CHAR 13/47/69
February 1915 Copy of a letter from Winston Churchill to Lord Kitchener, Secretary of War
4 CHAR 2/74/57
February 1915 A document (‘appreciation’) by Winston Churchill for his argument to members of the Imperial War Council
5 CHAR 13/46/62 February 1915 Copy of a letter from Winston Churchill to Lord Kitchener
6 CHAR 13/54/79-80
March 1915 Telegram, with top secret orders, from Winston Churchill to Vice-Admiral Carden for clearance on attack on Gallipoli
7

CHAR 13/45/160-162

April 1915 Letter from Winston Churchill to General Oswald Fitzgerald about the Gallipoli situation (unsent)
8 CHAR 13/45/163-164 April 1915 Letter from Winston Churchill to Lord Kitchener (possibly unsent)