Monash, Sir John KCMG KCB, (General, b.1865 - d.1931) - Map of Gallipoli - Scale 1:40,000

Place Asia: Turkey, Canakkale Province, Gallipoli Peninsula
Accession Number 3DRL/2316.295
Collection type Private Record
Record type Item
Measurement Overall: 91.4 cm x 63.1 cm
Object type Map
Maker Survey Department
War Office
Place made Egypt
Date made 1915
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

A colour map on linen titled 'Map of Gallipoli' covering the area between Chana Ovasi, Burgas Tepe and Karajeuren. Scale 1:40,000, sheet 2, Survey Dept, Egypt and War Office, 1915. Map features roads, trenches, routes, buildings, and significant locations. Annotations include '8', '7', 'A.G.B.P.', 'Sketch plan showing results of Air Reconnaissances to 18th April 1915', 'Strongly defensive line', 'One Four Gun Battery', 'Ruins of Sestos', 'Salt Lake (Dry in Summer)', 'Yalova', 'The whole valley strongly Entrenched', 'Ungerdere', and 'Camp'. Areas of the map have been coloured in pencil. Previously belonged to Captain AGB Price, Auckland Battalion New Zealand Expeditionary Force. Shows Turkish defences at 18 April 1915. Reverse features 'Capt. A.C.B. Price Aukland Btn N.Z.E.F.', and a purple stamp that reads 'Gallipoli 2 1:40,000'.