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Photograph - '"A" Troop', Maadi, Egypt, Trooper G.S. Millar, World War I, 1914-1915 Image 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.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 200 mm (Height), 251 mm (Width)

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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
Secondary Classification: Service
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.)
Format: Negative
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

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