One of 139 photograph in an album from World War I likely to have been taken by Captain Edward Albert McKenna. The photographs include the 7th Battalion training in Mena Camp, Egypt, and sight-seeing.

Image depicting the 7th Battalion visiting the Great Sphinx at Giza. The Giza Plataeu appears to have been a popular tourist destination for the troops and many of the photohraphs taken by Captain McKenna depict this site.

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In the foreground and leading into the background is a large group of servicemen, most are walking however some appear to be running or looking at the Great Sphinx which stands partially buried in the background of the photograph. Behind the right shoulder of the Great Sphinx is a pyramid.

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