GALLIPOLI 1915: PERSONALITIES

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  • Q 44351
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1915-08
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  • object category: Photography
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photographs
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The pioneer of naval aviation, Commander Charles R Samson of No. 3 Squadron Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS), who was based at Imbros, Gallipoli and undertook aerial reconnaissance for the campaign. Commander Samson is wearing naval uniform and carrying a pith helmet.

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