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Diorama

From the Collection of Australian Army Museum of Western Australia Artillery Barracks Burt Street Fremantle, Western Australia 6160 Western Australia

Description
1:1 scale diorama showing mounted trooper of 10th Australian Light Horse Regiment in Palestine 1918 and dismounted Ottoman soldier
Size
L 5 metres W 3 metres H 3 metres
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Object Registration
AAMWA Diorama 2015.003
Keywords
gaza, beersheba, light horse
Historical information
This diorama is the central feature in the World War 1 Gallery - Middle East Campaigns sequence and shows typical uniforms and accoutrements of the Australian Light Horse and Ottoman infantry.
When Made
2015
Significance
This diorama attempts to convey the conditions experienced and the country traversed during "The Great Ride"
Last updated
23 Apr 2017 at 1:08PM