'Great Pyramid, Cairo, Lincolnshire Regiment', 1898
Photograph by Walter James, Sudan, 1898.
During the 2nd Sudan War (1896-1899) 1st Battalion The Lincolnshire Regiment took part in the Battle of Omdurman on 2 September 1898. They are pictured here during a visit to the Great Pyramid of Giza (aslo known as the Pyramid of Cheops) the oldest and largest of the three pyramids at Giza.
From a collection of 18 photographs relating to the Lincolnshire Regiment and the Sudanese Army, 1896-1898.
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