1916-1917

1916-1917

09-Jan-16 The Entente forces retreated from Seddülbahir
14-Jan-16 Mustafa Kemal was appointed to the 16 Army Corps in Edirne.
16-Feb-16 Erzurum was occupied by the Russians.
15-Mar-16 Mustafa Kemal began his duty at the Eastern Front as the commander of 16 Army Corps that was moved from Edirne to Diyarbakir.
01-Apr-16 Mustafa Kemal was promoted to Brigadier General.
7-25 April 1916 Mustafa Kemal drove back the attack of the Russians in the East Front.
28-Apr-16 The British forces, who were under the siege for five months at the battles on the Iraqi Front, surrendered.
27-Jun-16 Serif of Mecca proclaimed independence from Ottoman Empire.
7-8 August 1916 Mustafa Kemal retrieved Bitlis and Mus from the Russians.
17-Nov-16 The 10 Army Corps arrived to Macedonian Front.
11-Dec-16 Monastir was captured by the Entente forces
17-Feb-17 Mustafa Kemal was appointed to the command of the Hicaz (Hecaz) Expeditionary Forces.
07-Mar-17 Mustafa Kemal was appointed as the Deputy Commander of the 2 Army in Diyarbakir.
11-Mar-17 British forces captured Baghdad.
16-Mar-17 Mustafa Kemal was appointed as the Commander of the 2 Army in Diyarbakir.
Jun-17 The Lightning Group of Armies was formed.
27-Jun-17 Greece entered the war beside the Entente States.
05-Jul-17 Mustafa Kemal was appointed to the Command of the 7 Army in Aleppo.
17-Jul-17 The Russian Tsar was pulled down from the power after a revolt. The Socialists formed the Soviet Government.
09-Sep-17 The Austria-Hungary Government granted Mustafa Kemal the Second Class Military Cross of Merit with War Decorations medal.
20-Sep-17 Mustafa Kemal, as the Commander of the 7 Army, sent to Istanbul his report on the poor state of the country and of the army and relinquished his command.
06-Oct-17 Mustafa Kemal sent a letter to Enver Pasha and informed him of his resignation from the command of 7th Army.
09-Oct-17 A new revolt occurred in Russia. The Bolshevists removed the Socialists from the power and Russia withdrawn from the World War One. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was founded.
15-Oct-17 After resigning from the 7 Army, Mustafa Kemal returned to Istanbul on leave in the position of the Commander of the 2 Army.
09-Dec-17 The British captured Jerusalem.
15-Dec-17 Mustafa Kemal went for a visit to Germany under the suite of the Heir Apparent Prince Vahdeddin.
16-Dec-17 Mustafa Kemal received the “First Class Crossed Saber Medjidie” medal.


1915 <<………..                                                                                            …………>>1918

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