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ID number P00562.172
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white


Babylon, Mesopotamia. c. 1919. Soldiers, possibly members of the 1st Wireless Signal Squadron, Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force, explore the ruins of the ancient city. They are standing amongst the ruins of cellars and foundations, the part of the city above ground having disappeared.