One of 49 photographs in an album from World War I likely to have been taken by Troop (later Lieutenant) G.S. Millar depicting the Light Horse camp in Egypt, 1915, prior to Gallipoli.

Image depicting the horse lines at Maadi, along with two unidentified servicemen. Inside the camp horses were tethered with head and heel ropes between longer ropes known as picket lines. The saddle and other equipement associated with each horse was kept in front of the animal.

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Image depicting three servicemen standing in a walkway between a row of tents to the right and a row of tethered horses to the left. Two of the servicemen stand off to the side and of these two the serviceman furthest from the camera is smoking a pipe. The third serviceman stands off to the right and, although his body is orientated towards the camera, appears to be talking to the other two servicemen. In the background another group of servicemen can be seen with their backs to the camera.

Physical Description

Monochrome photograph in red, cloth-bound photograph album.

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