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 ...
ID numberC01623
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerUnknown
Place madeOttoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Anzac Beaches Area, North Beach
Date made1915
DescriptionSoldiers 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.