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ID number C01623
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown (Maker)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Anzac Beaches Area, North Beach
Date made 1915


Soldiers constructing dugouts near the beach north of Anzac Cove. The dugout roofs of corrugated iron, which would later be covered with layers of sandbags, are clearly visible. Several large tents, possibly belonging to a field hospital, can be seen on the left. A cluster of smaller tents is visible in the distance.