One of 135 black and white photographs contained in a World War II-era photograph album, featuring photographs of Sister Isabel Erskine Plante in uniform, on service views of the Middle East and New Guinea - World War II.
The album belonged to Sister Isabel Erskine Plante, a nurse at the 7th Australian General Hospital in Palestine.
Description of Content
Landscape view of Mersa Matruh, a Mediterranean seaport in Egypt, at sunset. There is a row of palm trees in the background.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph contained in a photograph album. Photograph in mounted with brown photo corners.
Donation from Miss J. Plante, 01 Sep 1983
Place & Date Depicted
Captain Isabel E. Plante - Australian Army Nursing Service, Essendon, Greater Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1939-1945
Australian Army Nursing Service, World War II. Dates approximate, based on dates of World War II.
Hand written in white ink on the album page; 'SUNSET IN THE DESERT NEAR MERSA MATRUH.'
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
115 mm (Width), 70 mm (Height)