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2nd Lieutenant CW Saunders talks about the grueling work that soldiers have to go through that makes fighting at Gallipoli that much worse.

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C.E.W. Bean, a War Correspondent for the Australia Gazette, gives the reader a description of the usual day for a soldier fighting during this campaign.

Captain Campbell gives us a pretty gruesome depiction of how soldiers are living on the Peninsula

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Lieutenant Semple talks about clean water, or the lack there of, that soldiers were able to get at Gallipoli.

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Colonel Collett of the 28th Battalion talks about the sleeping conditions in the trenches at Gallipoli.

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This letter gives the reader an idea about the daily life of a soldier at Gallipoli. Lieutenant Barnes talks about his tin and the uses for it.

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This is a picture of an Australian Regiment charging uphill with their fixed Bayonets. Most likely trying to take Imbros or Lemnos.

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This is a picture of Allied Soldiers taking playing a game of Cricket at Shell Green. There were actually shells flying overhead of this game. The game was played to distract the Turks from the imminent departure of Allied Forces.
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