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8 December 1915

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  • General Sir Charles Monro orders General Birdwood to proceed with the evacuation of Anzac Cove and Suvla Bay. The decision is made to remove the sick and wounded first, followed by prisoners, and lastly infantrymen.
  • The Leader describes how John Patrick Hamilton won his VC. How an Orangeite won his VC
  • The Red Cross in Orange dispatches over thirty cases of books, magazines, puzzles and games to soldiers in Egypt and wounded soldiers in England. They Say