Beersheba, Palestine. 1917-11-01. Watering horses from a large reservoir in the background the ...

Unit 11th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Place Middle East: Ottoman Empire, Palestine, Beersheba
Accession Number P02041.012
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

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Description

Beersheba, Palestine. 1917-11-01. Watering horses from a large reservoir in the background the day after the allied forces charged Beersheba and captured the town from the Turks. The man in the foreground is 572 Corporal John Thomas Reynolds, 11th Australian Light Horse (11ALH), who later died on 16 November of wounds received three days earlier. (Donor N. MacDonald)