CAPTAIN CUTHBERT CLIVE FINLAY, 17TH BATTALION, HOLDING A CIGARETTE BOX WHICH WAS THROWN BY THE TURKS INTO A TRENCH AT QUINN'S POST, GALLIPOLI, IN 1915-11. UNDERNEATH THE BOX WAS WRITTEN
ID numberH15199
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Print silver gelatin
MakerUnknown
Place madeTurkey: Canakkale Province, Gallipoli
Date madeNovember 1915
DescriptionCAPTAIN CUTHBERT CLIVE FINLAY, 17TH BATTALION, HOLDING A CIGARETTE BOX WHICH WAS THROWN BY THE TURKS INTO A TRENCH AT QUINN'S POST, GALLIPOLI, IN 1915-11. UNDERNEATH THE BOX WAS WRITTEN "PRENEZ AVEC PLAISIR NOTRE HEROS ENNEMIES. ENVOYEZ DU LAIT" (TAKE PLEASURE OUR HEROES' ENEMY. SEND MILK). (PRINT ALSO BLOCK, OBTAINED FROM SYDNEY MORNING HERALD. SYDNEY).