Artillery reports and notes by Joseph John Talbot Hobbs, 1915

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Accession Number AWM2018.19.87
Collection number 3DRL/2600
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 3
Object type Papers
Physical description 102 Image/s captured
Maker Hobbs, Joseph John Talbot
Place made Turkey: Canakkale Province, Gallipoli
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Daily artillery reports and associated notes relating to Gallipoli and the First World War service of Brigadier-General Joseph John Talbot Hobbs, 1st Australian Division, 25 April - 30 September 1915.

This collection contains daily artillery reports and associated notes written by Hobbs in his role as commanding officer of the 1st Australian Divisional Artillery. The reports and notes provide an insight into the tactics, array of artillery and associated quantity of ammunition employed during different stages of the campaign on the Gallipoli Peninsula.

This file contains:

Daily artillery reports and associated notes by Joseph John Talbot Hobbs, Anzac Cove, 25 April - 15 May 1915;
Narrative of Operations (Artillery) by Joseph John Talbot Hobbs, Anzac Cove, 29 May 1915; and
Daily artillery reports by Joseph John Talbot Hobbs, Anzac Cove, 24 August - 30 September 1915