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LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)YMCA/K/1/3/92
TitlePhotograph: Egypt, Cario: 'YMCA Hut at Kasr-el-Aini Hospital. Cairo'.
Extent1 item
Date1914-1918
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DescriptionBlack and white photograph of a group of soldiers sat inside a YMCA hut at Kasr-el-Aini Hospital in Cairo. The soldiers are sat down on benches and are wearing striped pyjamas and their service caps. The soldiers are of various nationalities (deduced by style of military service cap), including Britons and Scots. The different uniforms feature the British service cap, British tropical hat and Scottish Glengarry cap. The soldiers are recovering from various injuries as one can be seen holding crutches and others are wearing slings and neck braces. The hut, designed for recreation, features a record player, piano and board games.
Access StatusOpen