View of Mena Camp, ten miles from Cairo, where Australian troops came for several months of intensive training before embarking for the Gallipoli Peninsula. Transport lines of the 1st Australian ...
ID numberC01634
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerUnknown
Place madeEgypt: North Egypt, Mena
Date madeJanuary-March 1915
DescriptionView of Mena Camp, ten miles from Cairo, where Australian troops came for several months of intensive training before embarking for the Gallipoli Peninsula. Transport lines of the 1st Australian Field Ambulance can be seen in the foreground; beyond are several small buildings and a sea of Eight Person Indian Production (EPIP) tents.