About The Hill 60 New Zealand Memorial
The Hill 60 New Zealand Memorial in the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey is a monument to the New Zealand soldiers who died in the Battle of Hill 60 and who have no known grave.
The Battle of Hill 60 was a successful attack by Commonwealth forces to capture this hill from Turkish forces in August 1915. It was one of the battles of the Commonwealth and French Gallipoli Campaign aimed at removing Turkey from World War I.
The Hill 60 New Zealand Memorial is one of four New Zealand memorials at the Commonwealth Hill 60 Cemetery.
The Helles Memorial commemorates Commonwealth and French casualties from the Gallipoli Campaign.
The Lone Pine Memorial commemorates Anzac soldiers who died during the Gallipoli Campaign in World War I.
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