Digitised Image

HRH Edward Prince of Wales at Sphinx Post, Egypt, March 1916

Reference Number: PA1-q-604-32-2

HRH Edward Prince of Wales mounted and attended by soldiers at Spinx Post, Suez Canal. Photographed by an unknown photographer in March 1916.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Edward Windsor, Sphinx Post, Princes - Egypt, Soldiers - Egypt and World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel, New Zealand.

Part of:
Campaign in Egypt and Palestine, 1916-1918. From Alexandria to El Arish, Reference Number PA1-q-604 (12 digitised items)
Powles family :Photographs, Reference Number PAColl-5268 (146 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 13 x 7.5 cm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: The Prince of Wales inspected the front line defences on the 21st of March 1916. (Infromation from "The New Zealanders in Sinai and Palestine," Lieut-Col C Guy Powles, Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd, 1922).

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Powles Family Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library."

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: HRH the Prince of Wales at Sphinx Post. March 1916.

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