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Photograph - '"A" Troop', Maadi, Egypt, Trooper G.S. Millar, World War I, 1914-1915 Reg. No: MM 050547
- One of 49 photographs in an album from World War I likely to have been taken by Troop (later Lieutenant) G.S. Millar depicting the Light Horse camp in Egypt, 1915, prior to Gallipoli.
Image depicting the "A" Troop at Maadi.
- Monochrome photograph in red, cloth-bound photograph album.
- Description Of Content:
- Image depicting a line of saddled horses in a line with their riders either sitting or standing by their heads. Both horses and riders appear to have stopped for a rest, none of the servicemen are looking towards the camera.
|Dimensions:||200 mm (Height), 251 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, horses, portraits, world war i 1914-1918, australian military forces, australian army, military memorabilia, army camps, militaria australian|
|Themes this item is part of:||Arms Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||marches & movements|
|Inscriptions:||Hand-written in pencil on the support next to the top left corner of the photograph: 'b'
Hand-written in blue ink on the support underneath the photograph: '"A" Troop / Maadi'
|People Depicted:||MILLAR, G. S. (LT.)|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ma Adi El, Egypt, 1915|
|Photographer:||Lieutenant George Millar - Australian Imperial Force (AIF) Australian Field Artillery, Maadi, Egypt, 1915
Likely to have been taken by Troop (later Lieutenant) G.S. Millar