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Photograph - Jenin Palestine 21 September 18

From the Collection of Geelong RSL Sub Branch 50 Barwon Heads Road Belmont Victoria

Description
A black and white photograph on a cardboard backing.
Size
The photograph - 21 cm x 15.3 cm. The cardboard backing - 30.2 cm x 24.2
Object Registration
GRSL73
Keywords
ww1, capture of jenin. september 1918. palestine.
Historical information
The Capture of Jenin occurred on 20 September 1918 during the last months of the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. This photograph portrays a scene the day after the Battle 21 September 1918. Australian Commanders and Units were involved.
When Made
Early 20th Century
Significance
This is a photograph of the Jenin area the day after the Capture, 21 September 1918.
Australian Commanders and Units were involved in the Capture of Jenin.
Inscriptions & Markings
On the front of the backing - Jenin, Palestine. 21.9.18. On the bottom right corner of the photograph the figures 259.
On the back of the backing - B259 Australian War Musuem, Wool Exchange, King Street, Melbourne. Copyright. Prosecution will follow Infringement.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM