INSCRIPTION OF THE ATATÜRK'S LAST MESSAGE TO THE TURKISH ARMIES

 

I address the Turkish Army whose record of victory started at the down of the history of mankind and which has carried the light of civilization in its victorious progress.

I have no dubt that just as in the most critical and difficult times you saved the country from oppressiom, tragedy and enemy invasion, so today, in the furuitful era of the Republic equpped with all the modern weapons and means of military science you will do your duty with the same faith.

I and our great nation know that you are always prepared to carry out your duty defending the honour of our country and our civilisation against danger, from inside our out.

29 Ekim 1938
President
Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK

This message has been inscribed on a wall of the Mausoleum on the occasion of the Centennial of Atatürk's Birth.