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Digital Image - '55 of our Comrades', World War I Graves, Egypt, 1915-1917 Image Reg. No: MM 107488

Summary:
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.
Description Of Content:
Grave site showing wooden crosses and graves surrounded by stones.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Janet Mackenzie, 2010
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: australian military forces, nursing, photography, world war i 1914-1918, nurses, soldiers, graves, crucifixes
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
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: war graves & burials
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Creator of Original: Sister Selina Mackenzie, Egypt, 1915-1917

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