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 ...
ID numberC01521
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerUnknown
Place madeEgypt: Cairo, Heliopolis
Date madeOctober 1915
DescriptionAn 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.