Occupation of Constantinople  

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The Occupation of Constantinople (Template:Lang-tr) (November 13, 1918 – September 23, 1923), the capital of the Ottoman Empire, by British, French and Italian forces, took place in accordance with the Armistice of Mudros, which ended Ottoman participation in the First World War. The first French troops entered the city on November 12, 1918, followed by British troops the next day. The Italian troops landed in Galata on February 7, 1919.

List of Allied High Commissioners

France:

Italy:

  • November 1918 – January 1919: Count Carlo Sforza
  • September 1920 – October 22, 1923: Marchese Eugenio Camillo Garroni

United Kingdom:

Kingdom of Greece:

  • 1918–1923: Efthymios Kanellopoulos





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