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ID number C01521
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Photographer Unknown
Place made North Africa: Egypt, Cairo, Heliopolis
Date made October 1915


An unidentified farrier from the 2nd Field Artillery Brigade with his two pet monkeys at a camp near Cairo. The gunners of the Brigade were serving on the Gallipoli Peninsula, but the drivers had returned to Egypt with the horses, which could not be used on the rugged Turkish terrain.