British Soldiers in a wadi in Palestine, 1917
Photograph, World War One, Middle East (1914-1918), Palestine, 1917
Wadi is an Arabic word for valley or dry riverbed. They were used as defences during the Palestine campaign.
From a collection of photographs taken by Corporal Joseph Egerton, Shropshire Yeomanry in Sinai and Palestine.
NAM Accession Number
National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection