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Photograph - Men on Camels, Egypt, 1915-1916 Reg. No: MM 067712
- Small photograph of a group of men on camels in the desert. The photograph, taken in Egypt 1915-1916, is part of a collection of photographs belonging to Alfred Galbraith. Sapper Galbraith was in Egypt with the 2nd and 5th Division from December 1915 to June 1916, when the 5th Division sailed to France. He died in France on 15 July 1916.
- Description Of Content:
- Group of men wearing turbans, seated on camels in the desert.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation & Subsequent Transfer from Mrs M. Jamieson, 1985
|Dimensions:||42 mm (Height), 64 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||australian army, australian military forces, camels, military memorabilia, wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, muslim communities|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sapper Alfred Galbraith, AIF (1895-1916), Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||marches & movements|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Egypt, 1915-1916|
|Other Association (See Comments):||Alfred Galbraith
May have been the photographer - the collection relates to his war experience.