- a Turkish island in the NE Aegean Sea, west of the Gallipoli Peninsula: occupied by Greece (1912–14) and Britain (1914–23). Area: 280 sq km (108 sq miles)Turkish name: Imroz
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We keep wondering what sort of a holiday we are to have in Imbros.
From the top we were able to get a good idea of the beauties of Imbros.
In the Bay of Imbros we could plainly see the English ships.An Aviator's Field Book
Every ship is pointed one way—towards the welcoming boom of Imbros.'Green Balls'
He was not required to furnish ships to Otanes for the conquest of Lemnos and Imbros.The History of Antiquity