April 25th 1915 is indelibly etched into Australian history as the beginning of the ill-fated Gallipoli campaign. The campaign taht created the Anzac traditions of resourcefulness and good humour. The campaign that proved the fighting spirit of the previously untried Anzac forces.
This uncirculated five dollar commemorative coin depicts one of the most famous stories of courage, selflessness and compassion to come out of the Gallipoli campaign. Simpson and His Donkey.