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Interior of a Gallipoli dug-out
Title : Interior of a Gallipoli dug-out Interior of a Gallipoli dug-out
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Source : English, Thomas Woolmer, PRG 381/21/2
Place Of Creation : Gallipoli
Date of creation : 1915
Format : Photograph
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Photograph of the interior of a dug-out showing a soldier sitting at a table during the Gallipoli Campaign.

The Australian War Memorial describes this photo as "Portrait of a member of the 4th Field Ambulance, possibly 1084 Staff Sergeant Arthur George Pascall, in his dugout on the Gallipoli Peninsula. The walls of the dugout are decorated with photographs, a sketch and prints, and a small shelf holds other personal items."

Arthur George Pascall was born at Norwood in South Australia on 27 December 1888. He enlisted on 22/12/1914 and served with the 4th Field Ambulance 1st A.I.F. until 22 January 1919. On 30 May 1917 while serving in France he was awarded the Military Medal for bravery in the field. He died on 28 March 1961 and was buried in the North Brighton Cemetery.

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Coverage year : 1915
Place : Gallipoli
Further reading :

Bean, C. E. W. Gallipoli mission, Sydney : ABC Enterprises in association with the Australian War Memorial for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 1990

Bean, C. E. W. Gallipoli correspondent, the frontline diary of C.E.W. Bean / selected and annotated by Kevin Fewster, Sydney : George Allen & Unwin, 1983

Brice, Chris. 'Gallipoli...hell & glory', The Advertiser, 21 April 1990, Magazine, pp. 2-3

Chambers, Stephen. Anzac : the landing, Barnsley : Pen & Sword Military, 2008

Hart, Peter. Gallipoli, Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011

Laffin, John. Damn the Dardanelles! : the story of Gallipoli, Sydney : Doubleday, 1980

Reid, Richard. A 'duty clear before us': North Beach and the Sari Bair Range, Gallipoli Peninsula : 25 April-20 December 1915, Canberra, A.C.T. : Dept. of Veterans' Affairs, 2000

Robertson, John. Anzac and Empire : the tragedy & glory of Gallipoli, [Richmond, Vic.] : Hamlyn Australia, 1990

Steel, Nigel and Peter Hart. Defeat at Gallipoli, London : Macmillan, 1994

Winter, Denis. 25 April 1915: the inevitable tragedy, St. Lucia, Qld.: University of Queensland Press, 1994

Internet links :

Australian War Memorial See: Encyclopedia: Gallipoli

Gallipoli: The drama of the Dardanelles [Imperial War Museum, UK]

Visit Gallipoli [Department of Veterans Affairs]



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