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Yusuf Ali Ozkan is PhD researcher in the Department of War Studies, at King’s College London. Yusuf has completed MA Intelligence and Security Studies program at Brunel University London. His general research interests focus on British intelligence and military history in the late 19th and the first half of the 20th century. His PhD research specifically explores British intelligence in the Dardanelles (Gallipoli) Campaign in 1915-16. 

Research Interests 

  • Intelligence and military history
  • First World War
  • Dardanelles campaign, 1915
  • British intelligence
  • Intelligence and decision-making

Thesis Title

British Intelligence in the Dardanelles (Gallipoli) Campaign, 1915


Professor William Philpott

Dr David Morgan-Owen


Other contribution
31st Dec 2020

Evolution of British military intelligence 1855-1939

Ozkan, Y., 31 Dec 2020

Research output: Other contribution

19th Apr 2022

British intelligence and the Dardanelles: the 1906 Taba affair revisited

Ozkan, Y., 19 Apr 2022, In: Intelligence and National Security.37, 7, p. 1020-103718 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review