Victory Train at Dumlupınar Martyrdom: Approximately 500 people from Uşak went to Dumlupınar Cemetery by train and visited.
Many citizens visited Dumlupınar Cemetery by train at the event organized by Uşak Municipality on the occasion of March 18 Çanakkale Victory and Martyrs' Day.
Citizens who came to Uşak Train Station with Turkish Flags in their hands in the morning set out with a minute of silence and the "Victory Train" owned by TCDD, which was rented by the Uşak Municipality.
Dumlupınar District Governor Menderes Topçuoğlu and the students welcomed the crowd descending from the train that reached the martyrdom in Dumlupınar district of Kütahya approximately 2 hours later.
Speaking at the ceremony held at the martyrdom, Uşak Deputy Mayor Hakan Uludağ said that the Çanakkale Victory won 100 years ago was very meaningful for the Turkish nation.
Uludağ said, “We will repeat this event in different periods, we are trying to pay our debt of gratitude by visiting our martyrs. Thanks to our martyrs if we can live in peace today. About 500 people attended the event. Young, old and children ran to their martyrs with the flags in their hands ”.
After the speeches, the Quran was read and prayers were made. After the martyrdom visit, the group went to the district center on foot and visited the Dumlupınar Museum.