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Orders from the Memorial’s Collection
Please place image, film and sound orders before Monday 28 November, every effort will be made to ensure you receive your orders before Christmas Day.
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Lines of the 9th & 10th Battalion at Mena Camp looking towards the Pyramids
During the First World War many Australian units took kangaroos and other Australian animals with them to Egypt. The soldier in the foreground is playing with a kangaroo, the regimental mascot. Some of these animals were given to the Cairo Zoological Gardens when the units went to Gallipoli. This souvenir quality poster of photographic image C02588, taken in December 1914, measures 755 x 595 mm, including a white border, caption, and printed Memorial logo. Please note: This image is available in a variety of other formats. Please contact the eSales unit for details.