First trench dug by Nelson men on night of landing April 1915. Trench was from beach to 1/4 mile inland and men linked up with Australians. The Nelson men protected the beach on the left flank the first night. Sergeant Hammond of Richmond on right, Sergeant Major Glanville looking through glasses.
View of five soldiers, 12th Nelson Regiment, in a shallow trench on a hillside. Anzac, Gallipoli, World War 1.
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Maker and Role
0 - Whole = Height x Width (mm) = 50 x 77mm
Media and Materials Description
25 Apr 1915
First trench dug by Nelson men on night of landing, 25 April 1915. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: 300753.
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