British soldiers with members of the Egyptian Camel Transport Corps, carrying water for troops, Sheik Nakhrur, 1917
Photograph, World War One Middle East (1914-1918), Palestine, 1917.
The Egyptian Camel Transport Corps were established in 1914. During the war they carried essential supplies to troops serving in the deserts of Egypt and Palestine.
From a collection of photographs taken by Corporal Joseph Egerton, Shropshire Yeomanry in Sinai and Palestine.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection