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ID number P02041.012
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white


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)