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part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel
A Holt caterpillar tractor hauling a 6 inch howitzer and crew.
THE SERVICE OF SERGEANT PERCY ELGEY WITH THE 1/4TH SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY IN INDIA AND MESOPOTAMIA 1914-1918
part of "ELGEY PERCY (SERGEANT)" (photographs) 1916
A camel being winched aboard a British transport ship at Basra in Mesopotamia.
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel 1918
Indian railway construction battalion laying broad gauge railway track across the desert during 1918.
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel 1917-03-11
An Indian Army transport section moves along 'New Street' Baghdad during the entry of British forces into the city on 11 March 1917.
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel 1917
Slipway at the Inland Water Transport (IWT) Docks at Magil on the Shatt-al-Arab waterway for the construction of prefabricated river vessels for service on the Rivers Tigris and Euphrates.
part of "FARRANT J H (MR)" (photographs) 1917
Men of the 112th Infantry entraining for the front in Mesopotamia, 1917.
SERVICE OF CAPTAIN DE ST CROIX WITH THE 119TH INDIAN INFANTRY (THE MOOLTAN REGIMENT) IN MESOPOTAMIA DURING 1915
part of "DE ST CROIX AUBREY (CAPTAIN)" (photographs) Made by: De St Croix, Aubrey (Photographer)
Lieutenant Douglas Burgoyne Burgoyne-Wallace of the 7th (Duke of Connaught's Own) Rajputs, at Mazeera in early 1915.
part of "MCCREA R A (DR) COLLECTION" (photographs)
Casualties arriving at a dressing station by light railway at Baquba.
part of "BLAKE JOHN S (MR)" (photographs) 1917
Indian troops manning a 3-pounder Hotchkiss gun mouted in a railway wagon on the military railway between Basra and Nasiriya. Such armed wagons were used to protect troops and supply trains from attack by bands of hostile Arabs.
part of "LAMB HERBERT ARTHUR JOHN (SECOND LIEUTENANT) COLLECTION" (photographs) 1917
Wounded being carried on board a hospital steamer on the River Tigris during the fighting around Kut-al-Amara in early 1917.