With the Dardanelles Expedition: Heroes of Gallipoli

Unit 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
Accession Number F00069
Collection type Film
Measurement 20 min 2 sec
Object type Documentary
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker Ashmead-Bartlett, Ellis
Brooks, Ernest
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Anzac Beaches Area, Anzac Beach, Watson's Pier, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Quinn's Post Area, MacLaurin's Hill, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Anzac Area (Gallipoli), Shrapnel Gully Area, Plugge's Plateau, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Cape Helles Area, Cape Helles, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Sari Bair Area, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli, Suvla Bay Area
Date made July 1915; August 1915
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

This film shot by the British war correspondent Ellis Ashmead Bartlett shows scenes at Anzac, Cape Helles and Sulva Bay, and contains written commentaries by Australian historian C E W Bean. There are scenes of British and Australian troops, camps and supplies being unloaded. Each part of the film has a written commentary, first at the beginning of the film and again at the start of the scene. Included in the film are scenes titled 'Heroes of Gallipoli'. A digitally restored version of this film is available as F10581.
See also F08484 "Comparison of Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett's Gallipoli footage" in AWM films F00069 with the Dardanelles Expedition: heroes of Gallipoli and F00176 A H Noad film.

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