1922

1922

22-May-22 The San Remo Conference decisions were rejected by the Turkish Grand National Assembly.
02-Jan-22 A Friendship Pact was signed between the Ankara Government and the Ukrainian Government.
04-Jan-22 Adana was evacuated. (The Turkish Army entered Adana on 5 January.) Mersin and Dörtyol were liberated. (On 1973 the liberation day of Adana had been changed to 20 December.)
10-Jan-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal gave a long statement to Vakit newspaper referring to his life and to his memoirs.
01-Feb-22 It was decided to liberate Mosul.
04-Feb-22 The period of the “Commander-in Chief” law was extended for another three months.
16-Feb-22 The Central Army was abolished.
19-Feb-22 Kazim Karabekir suggested forming a third Assembly consisting of specialists.
01-Mar-22 The Turkish Grand National Assembly began its third year.
01-Mar-22 Rauf Bey became Vice-President of the Assembly.
04-Mar-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal left Ankara to inspect the Front.
15-May-22 Mustafa Kemal visited the Western Front.
22-26 March 1922 Paris Conference. On the 22 of March, the Entente States proposed an armistice to the Turks and the Greeks.
26-Mar-22 The allies proposed some changes on the Treaty of Sevres.
30-Mar-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal, together with Ismet (Inönü) Pasha, returned to Cay from Aksehir.
12-Apr-22 After the students’ request of changing some of the lecturers who were offending the nationalist feelings, the Istanbul University was temporarily closed.
13-Apr-22 The Italians started to evacuate the Söke Region.
14-Apr-22 Yusuf Izzet Pasha died.
17-Apr-22 Mustafa Kemal returned from the Western Front Headquarters to Ankara.
21-Apr-22 Söke was occupied by the Greeks.
25-Apr-22 Western Thrace Defence of Rights society was formed.
26-Apr-22 The Turkish sailors captured a Greek ship.
06-May-22 The period of the “Commander-in Chief” law was extended a second time for another three months.
11-May-22 Hasan Bey became the Minister of Economics (Min. of Finance).
02-Jun-22 After his return from Moscow, Ali Fuat Pasha conversed with Mustafa Kemal in Ankara.
03-Jun-22 The Turkish Grand National Assembly decided to let the Greek cruelty be known to the world.
04-Jun-22 The General Hajianestis was appointed as the Commander-in-Chief of the Greek Armies in Anatolia.
07-Jun-22 The warship Averof together with two other Greek ships bombed Samsun.
11-Jun-22 The Greek Armies Commander-in-Chief General Hajianetis arrived in Afyon.
14-Jun-22 Mustafa Kemal saw his Mother in Adapazari.
17-Jun-22 Ismet Pasha asked for Ali Ihsan Pasha to be released from his duties.
18-Jun-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal met with the French writer Claude Farere in Izmit. (On 21 January 1922, the Turkish Grand National Assembly decided to thank the writer who supported the Turks.)
20-Jun-22 Fahrettin Pasha replaced Ali Ihsan Pasha as the Commander in proxy of the 1. Army.
24-Jun-22 Mustafa Kemal returned from Adapazari to Ankara, and brought his mother with him.
29-Jun-22 Nurettin Pasha was appointed to the command of the 1. Army.
03-Jul-22 Ali Ihsan Pasha was sent to Independence Tribunal for adjudication.
08-Jul-22 In the Turkish Grand National Assembly, it was decided that the Executive Committee should be elected with secret voting, without the designation of the president of the Assembly as candidates.
13-Jul-22 Dr. Adnan Bey became the vice-president of the Turkish Grand National Assembly.
14-Jul-22 During a feast given in Colonel Mougin’s residence, in honour of the French National Holiday, Gazi Mustafa Kemal gave a long speech.
16-Jul-22 During the Anatolia and Defence of Rights Group meeting Gazi Mustafa Kemal became the Permanent Chairman and Ali Fuat (Cebesoy) Pasha became the Chairman of the Group. The principles of the National Pact were accepted as the base.
20-Jul-22 The Commander-in-Chief authorities of Gazi Mustafa Kemal were extended for an unlimited time.
21-Jul-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal left Ankara for the Western Front.
23-Jul-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal arrived in Aksehir.
25-Jul-22 The Commander of the General Staff Fevzi Pasha arrived to the Western Front at Aksehir.
27-Jul-22 Mustafa Kemal Pasha gave an order to prepare for the attack.
29-Jul-22 Some of the lecturers were expelled from the University of Istanbul due to words used by them and their behaviour against the national feelings.
29-Jul-22 The Entente States informed Greece by sending her a diplomatic note that they will not allow Greece to occupy Istanbul.
30-Jul-22 The final amendments for the offensive plans and the decision of the Commander-in Chief for the date of attack as 26 August 1922.
30-Jul-22 In Izmir, the Greek High Commissioner announced the founding of “ionia”State. (The Governments of Istanbul and Ankara, and also the Entente States protested this decision within the month of August.)
31-Jul-22 The law that reorganizes the Independence Tribunals was passed from the Assembly.
04-Aug-22 Enver Pasha was killed in Turkestan during an action against the Bolsheviks.
06-Aug-22 The Western Front Commander Ismet (Inönü) Pasha gave a secret order to the armies for the preparation of attack.
06-Aug-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal returned to Ankara.
07-Aug-22 Fevzi Pasha returned to Ankara.
07-Aug-22 The British High Commissioner Sir H. Rumbold spoke with Vahdeddin. The Sultan requested from him for the regions occupied by the Greeks to be given to his government and to assist him for suppressing of the movement in Anatolia.
13-Aug-22 The move of the headquarters of the General Staff from Ankara to Western Front.
14-Aug-22 Celaleddin Arif Bey resigned from the chairmanship.
16-Aug-22 The headquarters of the General Staff began working in Aksehir.
17-Aug-22 The Commander-in Chief Mustafa Kemal Pasha departed from Ankara to the Front.
20-Aug-22 The Commander-in Chief arrived to Aksehir.
24-Aug-22 The headquarters moved from Aksehir to Sühut.
25-Aug-22 Mustafa Kemal Pasha informed to Rauf Bey (The Premier) that the armies will start their offensive the next day.
26-Aug-22 The Great Offensive began at 05:30 hours with the artillery fire.
26-Aug-22 Iznik was liberated.
27-Aug-22 Afyon was liberated.
30-Aug-22 The pitched battle of the Commander-in-Chief at Dumlupinar won.
31-Aug-22 After the evaluation of the latest situation by Mustafa Kemal, Fevzi and Ismet Pashas, the Commander-in-Chief gave the chase order.
01-Sep-22 The order of the Commander-in Chief Mustafa Kemal: Armies…! Our first target is the Mediterranean.Forward…!
02-Sep-22 The Greek Commander-in-Chief Trikopis was captured near Calköy.
03-Sep-22 The name of “Battle of the Commander-in Chief” given to the battle fought on the 30th of August.
03-Sep-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal arrived from Dumlupinar to Usak.
04-Sep-22 The Greeks burned Aksehir. Sögüt and Kula were liberated.
05-Sep-22 Bilecik was liberated.
06-Sep-22 The black cloth that was covering the rostrum of the Turkish Grand National Assembly after the Greek occupation of Bursa on 8 July 1920 was removed.
06-Sep-22 Polyemekalis, who was appointed by Greece as the Commander-in-Chief to the Greek Anatolian armies arrived in Izmir.
07-Sep-22 The Entente States appealed to Ankara Government and asked for an armistice. They told Greece to free Anatolia as the conditional clause.
07-Sep-22 The government in Greece resigned. Kalogeropoulus formed the new cabinet.
07-Sep-22 The liberation of Aydın.
08-Sep-22 The liberation of Manisa.
09-Sep-22 Izmir was taken back.
10-Sep-22 Entry of Mustafa Kemal Pasha to Izmir.
10-Sep-22 The liberation of Bursa.
12-Sep-22 The Commander-in Chief of the British Mediterranean Fleet Admiral Brock, in a letter addressed to Mustafa Kemal, asked whether or not Ankara is in war with the British. (Gazi Mustafa Kemal, in reply to that letter on 13 September, stated that two countrie
13-Sep-22 The announcement of Gazi Mustafa Kemal to the nation. (While congratulating the nation, he also gave the salutations of the army from Izmir, Bursa and the horizons of the Mediterranean.)
14-Sep-22 Mustafa Kemal was given the dignity of the “Fellow Townsmen” of Izmir.
15-Sep-22 Ayvalik and some other small towns were liberated from the occupation.
15-Sep-22 The British Cabinet, decided to send a notification to Mustafa Kemal for not to attack the neutral zones and to ask for a conference meeting.
17-Sep-22 The Turkish units entered Bandirma.
18-Sep-22 The Entente States gave a diplomatic note to Ankara Government to comply with the neutrality of the zones in the straits and in Istanbul.
18-Sep-22 Erdek and Biga were liberated from the Greek occupation.
19-Sep-22 The Commander-in-Chief met with the General Pelle in Izmir.
19-Sep-22 The French and the Italians evacuated the Anatolian shore.
20-Sep-22 The French and the Italians withdrew from Canakkale.
23-Sep-22 The first diplomatic note of the Entente States after the victory.
24-Sep-22 Damat Ferid escaped from the country.
24-Sep-22 The Turkish forces entered the neutral zone.
27-Sep-22 General Harrington informed Gazi Mustafa Kemal that the Greek Naval Fleet was asked to sail out from Istanbul.
27-Sep-22 Revolution in Greece. The King Constantine left the throne.
28-Sep-22 After the warranty given by Franklin Bouillon, the Turkish armies’ movement towards the straights were stopped.
29-Sep-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal, in reply to the diplomatic note of the Entente States’ of 23 September, informed the acceptance of the Mudanya Conference and also informed that Ismet (Inönü) Pasha was appointed as the delegate.
30-Sep-22 Ismet Pasha departed for Mudanya as the delegate of the Conference.
1-2 October 1922 Franklin Bouillon held a meeting with the Entente States’ extraordinary commissariats.
3-11 October 1922 Mudanya Conference.
04-Oct-22 The Turkish Grand National Assembly gave an extensive reply to the Entente States’ diplomatic note of 23 September.
05-Oct-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal accepted the fellow township of Ankara that was offered to him.
05-Oct-22 Fethi Bey became the Minister of Internal Affairs.
07-Oct-22 Paris resolutions.
09-Oct-22 The French and the Italian delegates held a private meeting with Ismet Pasha.
10-Oct-22 Ismet Pasha received the authority to sign a treaty.
10-Oct-22 Mustafa Kemal Pasha sent a reply message to Franklin Bouillon.
11-Oct-22 The Mudanya Armistice was signed.
14-Oct-22 The Mudanya Armistice was accepted by the Greek government.
15-Oct-22 Mudanya Armistice came into force.
15-Oct-22 The Greeks started to evacuate the Eastern Thrace.
16-Oct-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal departed to Bursa.
19-Oct-22 Refet (Bele), who was given the task of taking over the Thrace, arrived in Istanbul.
19-Oct-22 The British Premier Lloyd George had fallen from the power. On 23 October Bonar Law formed a new cabinet.
23-Oct-22 The take over dates of Eastern Thrace were determined.
26-Oct-22 Ismet Pasha became the Minister of External Affairs.
26-Oct-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal thanked the Faculty of Literature of the Istanbul University who gave him the Honorary Professorship.
27-Oct-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal gave a speech to the teachers in Bursa.
27-Oct-22 Ismet Pasha left the Command of the Western Front.
27-Oct-22 Fevzi (Cakmak) Pasha was appointed to the Command of the Western Front. He also kept the duty and the title of the Commander of the General Staff.
28-Oct-22 The Entente States asked from the Ankara and Istanbul governments for delegates to be sent for the conference to be held at Lausanne. (On 29 October, the Ankara government informed them that they accepted the proposition.)
30-Oct-22 The General Assembly resolution of “The extinction of the Ottoman Empire and the formation of the government of the Turkish Grand National Assembly.”
30-Oct-22 The last meeting of the Council of Ministers held in Istanbul.(A resolution concerning the military medical students was passed.)
31-Oct-22 Eastern Thrace was started to be handed over to the Turkish Gendarmerie and civilian officials. Corlu and Silivri were handed over.
01-Nov-22 The Turkish Gendarmerie units started to take new positions in the region of the Dardanelles and in the other areas.
01-Nov-22 The sovereignty was abolished.
04-Nov-22 In Istanbul, after the resignation of the Tevfik Pasha’s cabinet, the last Ottoman government was abolished. Istanbul entered into the authority of the Ankara Government.
04-Nov-22 The last issue of the Government Gazette of the Ottoman Government, the “Takvim-i Vekayi” was published.
04-Nov-22 Ismet (Inönü) Pasha informed the abolition of the sovereignty to the Entente States.
05-Nov-22 Refet (Bele) ordered all the administrations in Istanbul to put an end to all their works. This way, the Istanbul government was ended.
05-Nov-22 The Lausanne delegation left Ankara.
06-Nov-22 The laws accepted by the Turkish Grand National Assembly were put into practise in Istanbul and at Thrace.
09-Nov-22 The Lausanne delegation left Istanbul.
10-Nov-22 Liberation of Kirklareli from the occupation.
10-Nov-22 The last salutation ceremony was made for VI. Mehmet Vahdeddin.
11-Nov-22 The Turkish delegation arrived to Lausanne.
16-Nov-22 The last Sultan Vahdeddin sent a letter to the Occupation Armies Commander-in-Chief Harrington stating that his life was in danger in Istanbul and would like to take shelter in Britain.
17-Nov-22 Vahdeddin escaped from Istanbul with the British warship Malaya.
18-Nov-22 Vahdeddin was deprived from the caliphate by the Turkish Grand National Assembly, and Abdül Mejid Efendi was selected as Caliph.
20-Nov-22 The commencement of the Lausanne Conference.
21-Nov-22 The first session of the Lausanne Conference was made.
25-Nov-22 Edirne was liberated from the occupation.
26-Nov-22 Canakkale was liberated from the occupation.
28-Nov-22 The resolution, stating the abolition of the “tugra” (the Sultan’s signature or the seal) and the name of the Sultan on the official documents and replacing it with the seal and the signature of the Turkish Grand National Assembly on all the official docu
28-Nov-22 In Greece, the cabinet members and the Commander-in-Chief, Hajianestis were sentenced to death due to the cause of the defeat of the Greek Armies.
30-Nov-22 In accordance with the Mudanya Armistice, handing over the Eastern Thrace procedures was completed.
02-Dec-22 On the proposal given by three deputies for the change of the election law, Gazi Mustafa Kemal spoke in The Turkish Grand National Assembly.
06-Dec-22 Dr. Adnan Bey has resigned from the vice-presidency of th Turkish Grand National Assembly.
06-Dec-22 Gazi Mustafa Kemal revealed to journalists of the Sovereignty of the People, Advice and to the New day newspapers that he was going to form the People’s Party.
13-Dec-22 Ali Fuat Pasha has been selected as the vice-president of the Turkish Grand National Assembly.
16-Dec-22 Dr. Adnan Bey became the Istanbul representative of the government.
22-Dec-22 The Commander-in-Chief ordered Army to be ready in the case of the interruption of the Lausanne Conference.

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