A Gallipoli Souvenir: Bravo Anzacs

Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Accession Number RC00061
Collection number Postcard Collection (Australian postcards 1914-1918) 2/4/1
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 9 x 14 cm
Object type Postcard
Maker Rotary Photographic Co
Date made c1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Postcard comprising a montage of photographs, a map and text relating to the service of the Anzac Contingent. Below the heading 'A Gallipoli Souvenir' is a portrait of Lieutenant General Sir William Birdwood captioned 'The soul of Anzac', sketch map of the Gallipoli Peninsula, a crest of the Southern Cross, a Union Jack flag and a photograph of a Light Horseman in dress uniform. Following is a poem titled 'Bravo Anzacs' attributed to Willmer.