A collection of shells collected from Anzac Beach that failed to explode upon hitting the water. In the centre is a 11 inch shell from the German battle cruiser Goeben, beside which are two 4.2 ...

Collection ID P05227.010
Collection type Photograph
Title A collection of shells collected from Anzac Beach that failed to explode upon hitting the water. In the centre is a 11 inch shell from the German battle cruiser Goeben, beside which are two 4.2 ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Bruce, Robert
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 01 August 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

A collection of shells collected from Anzac Beach that failed to explode upon hitting the water. In the centre is a 11 inch shell from the German battle cruiser Goeben, beside which are two 4.2 inch shells fired from the Turkish gun known as 'Beachy Bill' and two smaller 12 pounders. In front are a variety of Turkish and Allied ammunition cartridges.

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