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First World War, 1914-1918
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Ismailia (Ismalia), Suez Canal, Egypt. 1918-02. Members of `D' Troop (Light Motor Wireless ...
Ismailia (Ismalia), Suez Canal, Egypt. 1918-02. Members of `D' Troop (Light Motor Wireless Section), 1st Wireless Signal Squadron, Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force, outside the Chester & District YMCA hut. They had inadvertently been sent from Australia to Egypt where after a month they re-embarked on the SS Eastern on 1918-02-14. They eventually arrived in Mesopotamia with members of Dunsterforce. Note the motorbike resting against the fence in the foreground. (Donor E. Keast Burke)