Defence of Anzac

Unit Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC)
Accession Number ART13664
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 82.6 x 36.6 x 46.2 cm
Object type Sculpture
Physical description bronze
Maker Anderson, Wallace
Gregory, E J
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1933
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

Two soldiers wearing 'Anzac uniform' - hats, shorts made from cut down trousers, boots and socks, one with bare torso and one with improvised short sleeved shirt, one carrying rifle and bandolier around chest, the other carrying a four-gallon tin and a sack slung over his shoulders. Depicted during the Gallipoli campaign.