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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.

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1 image, related to The Sphinx (Rock).

Part of:
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.

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