Water carrier

Unit Water transport units
Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number ART14074
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 169 x 67 x 91 cm
Object type Sculpture
Physical description bronze
Location Main Bld: First World War Gallery
Maker Anderson, Wallace
James Coppell Lee Pty Ltd, Melbourne
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1923
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

Bronze statue of a First World War soldier wearing 'ANZAC uniform' (bare torso, shorts made from cut down trousers, hat, boots and socks) carrying three four-gallon tins used for water storage and collection.