One of 44 black and white photographs in an album bound in green suede, believed to have been taken by Sergeant Major Gilbert Payne Mulcahy during World War I. It documents his military service in Egypt, France, Belgium and his return to Australia via Capetown and the Quarantine Station, Point Nepean, 1916-1919.

Image of a group of servicemen at Tel el-Kabir, Egypt. During World War I Tel el-Kabir was a training site for the Australian Imperial Forces. The image is dated to 1916.

Description of Content

Group of ten servicemen, all facing the camera. Three men sit on the ground and the remaining seven stand behind them. In the background are tents and in the foreground what looks like supplies or personal belongings.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.

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