Ellis, Walter Whyte

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number PR04751
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Photograph, Postcard, Papers, Letters, Souvenir
Maker Ellis, Walter Whyte
Various
Place made Australia, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915-1916
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the First World War service of Major Walter Whyte Ellis who served with 13 Battalion, Gallipoli. Collection consists of letters and postcards by Ellis and others; photographs of Ellis's grave and a commemorative scroll. Major Ellis was killed in action on 3 May 1915 at Gallipoli. A small booklet for a Military Memorial Service conducted for the late Walter Whyte Ellis at St Peter's Church in Hamilton, NSW on 6 June 1915 was added to this collection in August 2012.