At Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey during World War I, [ca 1915]
Reference Number: PAColl-0063-02
At Anzac Cove, Gallipoli, Turkey, 1915, photographed by L E Tatton. The rock known as `The Spinx' is visible.
1 image, related to The Sphinx (Rock).
Smith, A E W :Photographs taken during the Gallipoli campaign in 1915, particularly at Anzac Cove, Reference Number PAColl-0063 (5 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s) postcardHorizontal imageSingle photograph
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350 World War I. Turkey. Gallipoli. Anzac Cove (PFP-017442)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - The high rock in the background was called the Sphinx. It was a snipers nest. It covered the beach and Pluggees Plateau. A large toll of the troops was taken from there. It was in enemy territory. A successful assault was accomplished by the ANZACs, and the sniper was killed.
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=14629). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.