A senior Turkish Officer, on horseback, is being led by an Australian to Lieutenant General Sir ...

Accession Number P10500.012.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Album - Photograph, Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Mason, Charles L
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 22-23 May 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

A senior Turkish Officer, on horseback, is being led by an Australian to Lieutenant General Sir William Riddell Birdwood, Anzac Corps Headquarters, as an envoy to negotiate an armistice to allow burial of the dead. Image from the collection of Major Charles L. Mason, Royal Engineers, British Army.