Friday, February 24, 2012

The Turkish War Medal - Harp Madalyası - Eiserner Halbmond - Gallipoli Medal

THE TURKISH WAR MEDAL

Eiserner HalbmondHarp Madalyası
Iron Crescent - Gallipoli Star



AUTHOR: M. Demir Erman, ANKARA/TURKEY


Price : Euros 60 inc. registered postage and handling
Correspondence address:   demirerman@gmail.com   

English and Turkish

172 pages total. 65 pages English, 61 pages Turkish. Annex : 46 pages color photos, 

More info:
1. The War Medal:  http://demirerman.wixsite.com/turkish-war-medal

2. GMIC :  http://gmic.co.uk/topic/53717-34the-turkish-war-medal34-a-book-review/#comment-491233

3. Collectors Weekly : http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/68529-the-turkish-war-medal-the-gallipoli

4. Kaiser Cross  : http://kaiserscross.com/152301.html

5. SPINK : https://www.spinkbooks.com

6. Wehrmacht: http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/forums/showthread.php?p=5181726

                http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/forums/showthread.php?t=567051&page=6

 
CONTENT


Preface and Acknowledgements 6
Very Brief History of the Ottoman Empire 9
World War I 12
Gallipoli War 13
Palestine, Caucasus and Galicia Battles  16
Independence War and the Republic  17
War Medals of the Ottoman Empire  18
The Regulation of the War Medal dated 1915  21
Amendments on the War Medal Regulation  24
The Effective Dates of the War Medal Regulation
 and Amendments  31
Ministry of War and Army Orders About the War Medal  34
Law of the Turkish Grand National Assembly and the
Decree of the Council of Ministers  36
First Type of the War Medal Which was Designed
According to the Regulation but Never Produced Due to a
Shape and Metal Change 39
The War Medal  41
The War Medal and the German Iron Cross 44
The Certificate of the War Medal  46
The War Medal Ribbon  49
The Package of the War Medal  53
War Medal Miniatures, Ribbon Bars And Pins  55   
War Medals of the German and Austrian Make  56
No Name Medals  58
Views on the War Medal  59
SOURCES 62
ANNEX  66