British soldiers bathing outside their dugouts at Mansura Ridge, before the Third Battle of Gaza, Palestine, October 1917
Photograph, World War One, Middle East (1914-1918), Palestine 1917.
The caption on the image states: 'Mansura Ridge, in front of Gaza, before the attack of Oct 1917'.
Mansura Ridge was captured by the British forces during the Second Battle of Gaza in April 1917.
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