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Drummond-Fish, George, 1876-fl.1938 :[Anzac Camp, Gallipoli, 1915. 1915].

Reference Number: A-234-014

Shows an early morning scene in June/July 1915 looking across the crowded dugouts and bivvies of ANZAC Cove, while smoke rises from the breakfast fires. View from just outside General Birdwood's HQ dugout (bivvy in foreground with sloping roof), and shows some of his staff officers. Man seated with pipe is a colonel in Birdwood's headquarters. Watson's Pier is the nearer double pier. The Casualty Clearing station on the shoreline at right is shown by the Red Cross flag. Looking south to Hell's Spit in background, with Plugge's Plateau at left, showing Godley's Terrace (housing Austrralian and New Zealand HQ) near the top of it just below the skyline.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours, related to George Drummond-Fish, David Cohen, Christopher John Pugsley, William Riddell Birdwood Birdwood, Gallipoli Peninsula, Military camps, World War, 1914-1918 - War work - Red Cross and World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Turkey - Gallipoli Peninsula.

Part of:
Drummond-Fish, George, 1876-fl.1938 :[Anzac Camp, Gallipoli, 1915. 1915]., Reference Number A-234-014 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 243 x 338 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Captain Drummond Fish was probably of staff member at General Birdwood's headquarters at ANZAC bay.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: G. DRUMMOND FISH / R. I. RIFLES

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