|Place||Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Palestine, Gaza|
|Collection type||Private Record|
Gass, William Dudgeon
First World War, 1914-1918
Gass, William Dudgeon (Corporal, b.? - d.1962)
Segment of part of the Koran found in the mosque at Gaza following the British shelling on 7 November 1917. Annotation to the item suggests that the mosque was used as an ammunition dump by Turkish forces.