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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)YMCA/K/1/3/81
TitlePostcard: Egypt, Cairo: 'Esbekiah Gardens'
Extent1 item
Date1914-1918
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DescriptionBlack and white photograph of a group of soldiers dressed in military uniform sat at tables in Esbekiah Gardens. The group is made up of various nationalities (deduced by style of military service cap), including Australians, Britons, New Zealanders and Scots. The different uniforms feature the British service cap, Australian slouch hat, New Zealand 'lemon squeezer' hat and Scottish Glengarry cap. The group are posing for the photograph under parasols with cups of tea and cake. An Egyptian man wearing a tarboosh can be seen in the background.
Access StatusOpen