British troops waking up before the Battle of Beersheba, 30 October 1916
Photograph, World War One, Middle East (1914-1918), Palestine, 1917.
The caption reads: 'Early morning in our lines the day before the offensive. Some still asleep, October 30. Taken near Beersheba, 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