Australian cavalry waiting just outside Nablus, 1918
Photograph, World War One, Egypt and Palestine (1914-1918), 1918.
The Battle of Nablus (19-25 September 1918) was part of General Sir Edmund Allenby's victorious Megiddo offensive. The Australian 5th Light Horse Brigade under Brigadier-General Macarthur-Onslow, took the town on 21 September.
From a collection of nine copy photographs taken from the original official photographs.
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