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Ana sayfaya gitLeutenant Mehmet Fevzi Efendi

He was a precious officer whose name recorded
 in handwriting by Atatürk in his Notebook.

Lieutenant Mehmet Fevzi Efendi was born in Bigadiç in 1891. After Bursa Military High School, he graduated from Istanbul War Academy in 1912 as ranking second. He passed exam for staff officer. But just after he joined the 1st Balkan War. Lieutenant Mehmet Fevzi Efendi was appointed to 2nd Company, 1st Battalion, 38th Regiment, 13th Division, 5th Selanik Army Corps of the Vardar Army. He was captured as prisoner, taken to Korfu Island. He returned hometown during population exchange.He joined Gallipoli War right after the Balkan War.

Lieutenant Mehmet Fevzi Efendi died a martyr in Said Bair (Arıburnu) after having 12 wounds when he was in the 2nd Company, 1st Battalion, 77th Regiment, 19th Division, 3rd Army Corps of the 5th Army. He was at his 25.

He was a precious officer whose name recorded in handwriting by Atatürk in his Notebook.