Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)YMCA/K/1/3/69
TitlePhotograph: Egypt, Cairo
Extent1 item
DateMay 1917
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DescriptionBlack and white photograph of games taking place at a Lena Ashwell Garden Party in Cairo. Featured in the photograph are military personnel stood in a circle so as to create space for the game. Some of the group are wearing military uniform, while others are wearing convalescent uniform known as 'Hospital Blues' or 'Convalescent Blues', consisting of a white shirt and blue button up jacket, red tie and blue cuffed trousers. The group is made up of various nationalities (deduced by style of military service cap), including Australian, British and Scottish. In the background bunting can be seen hanging from trees.

This photograph is captioned on the image: '[G]ames'.
Access StatusOpen