Church service on HMS 'Queen Elizabeth', 1915
Photograph, World War One, Gallipoli (1915).
A church service being conducted beneath the forward 15-inch guns of HMS 'Queen Elizabeth' while she was steaming off the coast of the Gallipoli peninsula. Launched in 1913, the oil-powered vessel was a super dreadnought class battleship. In April 1915 she provided fire-support to the troops landing at Cape Helles.
From an album of 49 official photographs entitled, 'The War 1914-1918'.
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