Anzac Day Turkey Tours

Gallipoli, Anzac Cove - Anzac Day 2007, People taking souvenir photoAnzac Day Turkey Tours The Embarkation Rolls draw together the information given on the Attestation Forms, signed by each member of the AIF at the time of enlistment. At the end of the war, the individual Attestation Forms were conflated into unit lists, and then published. Anzac Tours

 

 

From the Embarkation Rolls the following information can be derived: Anzac Day Gallipoli Tours name, address, age, religion, occupation, rank, number and unit on enlistment, date of enlistment, previous military service, next of kin as designated by the enlistee, next of kin’s address, relationship of next of kin to the enlistee, date of embarkation from Australia, ship and place of embarkation. Note that the Army did not ask for the date of birth, but only the stated age. Thus many men were able to provide a false age, sometimes because they were too young, more often because they were too old. Anzac Day Turkey Tours