Persians in Abadeh, 1918
Photograph, World War One, Persia (1914-1918), 1918.
In June-July 1918 Abadeh witnessed an attack by local tribesmen attack the British post there. The tribesmen were in alliance with mutineers from the South Persia Rifles. Captain Newton Williams helped disarm many of the latter.
One of 18 photographs relating to the service of Captain Newton Middleton Williams, MC.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection