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Lantern Slide - 'The 1st Australian Light Horse Brigade', Palestine, 8 Jan 1918 Image Reg. No: MM 036799

Lantern slide: photograph depicting the 1st Australian Light Horse Brigage resting in Palestine, on 8 January 1918.
Lantern slide, square, printed with black and white photograph. Typed text beneath. Attached to slide on slight angle. Thin black border.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of soldiers and horses stretched across desert landscape with low hills, The soldiers are grouped into rough lines. A few sit or lie in the foreground. Inscription typed below image.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, horses, world war i 1914-1918, military history, soldiers, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: mounted troops
Inscriptions: Typed text at bottom: The 1st Australian Light Horse Brigade, on January, 8th, 1918,/resting on the desert at Kadud (Kedud?), on the Philistine Plain, in Palestine.
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White; Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.)
Place & Date Depicted: Palestine Plain, Palestine, 8 Jan 1918

Note - the location 'Kadud' or 'Kedud' has not been located by further research.

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