Gallipoli Album, May 1915
Gallipoli Album, May 1915
Welcome to the Gallipoli Album, May 1915.

As casualties lists from the Gallipoli Campaign became known in Australia from early May 1915, it became a practice to publish a photograph of individuals. These photographs were supplied by the families of the person on the casualty list. There were few photographs published in relation to the number of casualties listed. To give the extent of the human tragedy that unfolded, the photographs were extracted from the various newspapers and placed in this album. Each photograph is clearly identified to an individual and brief details are given as a short biography.

For a comprehensive listing of photographs in the album, see:

Gallipoli Album, May 1915, Contents

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Inspection at Romsey
Inspection at Romsey 

Hampshire, England. 1915. The 1st Australian Division Ammunition Park and the 1st Australian Motor Transport AASC drawn up for inspection at Romsey. These were the first AIF units to go into camp in England and were stationed at Romsey and Broadland Park from February 1915 until leaving for France in July 1915.

Central News, London.