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Digital Image - World War I, Four Nurses, Egypt, 1915-1917 Reg. No: MM 107326
- Digital image of a photograph from an album compiled by Sister Selina Lily (Lil) Mackenzie, documenting life as an Australian nurse during World War I. Lil nursed at the 1st Australian General Hospital (AGH) from October 1915 to January 1917. The 1st AGH was located in the Heliopolis Palace Hotel on the north-eastern edge of Cairo.
The person third from the right may be Lil Mackenzie, holding the camera later donated to Museum Victoria.
- Description Of Content:
- Portrait of four nurses sitting on steps surrounded by bushes.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Janet Mackenzie, 2010
|Tagged with:||australian military forces, nursing, photography, world war i 1914-1918, nurses|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sister Selina Lily (Lil) McKenzie (1882-1972), Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Creator of Original:||Sister Selina Mackenzie, Egypt, 1915-1917|