A trench mortar in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula. The mortars used during the Gallipoli campaign were not nearly so effective as those which the Australians later used in France.
ID numberC02755A
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerAlfieri Photograph Service
Place madeOttoman Empire: Turkey, Marmara, Chanak, Gallipoli Peninsula
Date made1915
DescriptionA trench mortar in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula. The mortars used during the Gallipoli campaign were not nearly so effective as those which the Australians later used in France.