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Soldier firing a machine gun from captured Turkish trench, Rafah, 1917

Reference Number: PA1-q-605-05-1

Soldier firing a Vickers machine gun from a captured Turkish trench during the Battle of Rafah, Egypt. Photographed January 1917 by Charles Guy Powles.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Colonel Charles Guy Powles, Egypt, World War, 1914-1918 - Trench warfare, World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Egypt, World War, 1914-1918 - Campaigns - Middle East, World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel and Vickers machine gun.

Part of:
The Egyptian and Palestine Campaigns of 1916-1918. From El Arish to Jerusalem, Reference Number PA1-q-605 (38 digitised items)
Powles family :Photographs, Reference Number PAColl-5268 (146 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 5.1 x 7.7 cm, mounted on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - right of image: Machine Gun firing from captured Turk trench at Rafa.

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