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ID number A03869
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Photographer Unknown
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 26 April 1915


Men of the 8th Battalion in an abandoned Turkish position on Bolton's Ridge. Identified from back to front: 556 Private (Pte) Ted 'Kid' Freeman of Dooen, Vic (originally of Hobart, Tas), later honorary Captain and MC, Company Quartermaster; 533 Pte George Clements of Dimboola, Vic; 527 Pte James B 'Jim' Bryant of Stawell, Vic, holding an enemy shellcase; 617 Pte Samuel 'Sam' Wilson of Dimboola, Vic (later KIA); and 571 Pte Robert Hutchinson of Horsham, Vic. The image was taken with Jim Bryant's camera by an unknown photographer.