Photographs

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W_021 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Turkish prisoners February. 1917 [Turkish prisoners being escorted by soldiers. People watching. "We had 700 prisoners in that week - I went to see them as they marched in to their camp. They looked hearty and well- fed but they were terribly ragged"]
Date: February 1917
W_022 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Turkish prisoners February. 1917 [Turkish prisoners being escorted by soldiers. People watching. "We had 700 prisoners in that week - I went to see them as they marched in to their camp. They looked hearty and well- fed but they were terribly ragged"]
Date: February 1917
W_023 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Turkish prisoners February. 1917 [Turkish prisoners crossing bridge over water. British soldiers watching above. "We had 700 prisoners in that week - I went to see them as they marched in to their camp. They looked hearty and well-fed but they were terribly ragged" ]
Date: February 1917
W_024 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Cossacks, June 1916 [Three Cossack soldiers and British army officers in garden. "We have had in Basrah 3 of the Cossack officers who rode over the hills to 'Ali Gharbi. They had the time of their lives here. The Army Commander decorated them - we had a little function in the Gray Mackenzie garden, very successful and pretty. They could speak no word of anything but Russian and they were suitably attired in thick cloth Cossack coats and fur hats!"]
Date: May 1916
W_025 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Cossacks, June 1916 [Three Cossack soldiers saluting British army officers in garden. "We have had in Basrah 3 of the Cossack officers who rode over the hills to 'Ali Gharbi. They had the time of their lives here. The Army Commander decorated them - we had a little function in the Gray Mackenzie garden, very successful and pretty. They could speak no word of anything but Russian and they were suitably attired in thick cloth Cossack coats and fur hats!"]
Date: May 1916
W_026 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Cossacks, June 1916 [Three Cossack soldiers in garden. "We have had in Basrah 3 of the Cossack officers who rode over the hills to 'Ali Gharbi. They had the time of their lives here. The Army Commander decorated them - we had a little function in the Gray Mackenzie garden, very successful and pretty. They could speak no word of anything but Russian and they were suitably attired in thick cloth Cossack coats and fur hats!"]
Date: May 1916
W_027 - Basrah, Al (Basra)
Basrah Cossacks, June 1916 [Three Cossack soldiers and British army officers in garden. "We have had in Basrah 3 of the Cossack officers who rode over the hills to 'Ali Gharbi. They had the time of their lives here. The Army Commander decorated them - we had a little function in the Gray Mackenzie garden, very successful and pretty. They could speak no word of anything but Russian and they were suitably attired in thick cloth Cossack coats and fur hats!"]
Date: May 1916
W_028 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [View of river and boats, buildings and palm trees on opposite bank]
Date: September 1916
W_029 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [Courtyard of large Arab house commandeered by the British and converted to convalescent hospital. Orange trees in centre of courtyard. British soldiers on balcony. Gertrude Bell came here to recover from a bout of jaundice]
Date: September 1916
W_030 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [Courtyard of large Arab house commandeered by the British and converted to convalescent hospital. Orange trees in centre of courtyard. Nurses on balcony. Gertrude Bell came here to recover from a bout of jaundice]
Date: September 1916
W_031 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [View of river and riverbank]
Date: September 1916
W_032 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [View of river, boats and riverbank]
Date: September 1916
W_033 -
Bait Na'mah Winter 1916 [View of boat on river and palm trees on riverbank]
Date: September 1916
W_034 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Walls and village, villagers nearby]
Date: April 1916
W_035 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Villagers in market place]
Date: April 1916
W_036 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Villagers in market place]
Date: April 1916
W_037 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Mosque / building. Arab man and boy standing in foreground]
Date: April 1916
W_038 - Zubayr, Az
Shaikh Ibrahim [Shaikh of Zubair standing in doorway]
Date: April 1916
W_039 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Brick minaret. Villagers in foreground]
Date: April 1916
W_040 - Zubayr, Az
Zubair April 1916 [Village walls. Donkey in foreground]
Date: April 1916

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