‘These people sacrificed their lives to protect their loved ones, fighting until their last breath . . .
My grandfather lost his life on 25 April 1915 leaving a young wife and two young children behind.’
Descendant: Kenan Metin Tutuncu
Ancestor: Yusuf Kenan [Gunan] (1881–1915)
Relationship to subject: Great-grandfather
Army: Ottoman Army
Post in Gallipoli: Commander of the 7th Squadron, 2nd Battalion, 26th Regiment, Fifth Army