Mustafa Hergüner

Keywords: Mustafa Kemal Pacha, Hereke, Entente Powers, Kocaeli, Mudanya Armistice

Abstract

After Mudros Armistice, Hereke has been occupied by England which is a one of the Entente Powers. Thıs occupying process has just ended on October 3-12,1922 during the negotiations for the Mudanya Armistice. By coming into force of the Armistice, third army corps has been settled down in Hereke. The big leader Mustafa Kemal Pacha has visited thıs region for two times. In both of his trips, important events has been occurred in his private life. In this work, the occupation of Hereke, salvation of Hereke and the trips of Mustafa Kemal to this region are evaluated.