The Defense of Gallipoli - A General Staff Study by LtCol George PattonAn extraordinary and insightful, independent study of the Gallipoli campaign by an independent and controversial military authority. Covers all aspects of the first modern amphibious landing under fire. Great reading and challenges many British and Australian views of the campaign. 69 pages. George Smith Patton Jr. GCB, KBE (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was a leading U.S. Army general in World War II in campaigns in North Africa, Sicily, France, and Germany, 1943–1945. Download now (.9MB) by ordering below.