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Cape Helles is a rocky area at the south-westernmost end of the Gallipoli peninsula, Turkey. It was the scene of fighting between Turkish and British troops during the Gallipoli Campaign, 1915. It is now the site a memorial for this campaign.
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- Steel, Nigel. "Helles Introduction". Imperial War Museum. http://www.iwm.org.uk/upload/package/2/gallipoli/hellesopen.htm. Retrieved 2011-05-05.
- "Helles, Cape". TheFreeDictionary.com. Farlex. Retrieved on 12 May 2011.