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Sergeant C.B. Lewis, Private G.W. Hart, Private Howard N. Kimber, Sergeant F.C. McArtney on leave in Egypt, with the Sphinx and one of the pyramids behind them.

B Australian soldiers Sergeant C. Lewis, Private G. Hart, Private Howard N. Kimber, Sergeant F. McArtney on leave in Egypt WWI

MAADI, EGYPT. 1915. AN AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER WITH THE SMALL SYRIAN DONKEY WHICH WAS THE   MASCOT OF THE 6TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT.     Australian War Memorial, Canberra   (Australia).

MAADI, EGYPT. 1915. AN AUSTRALIAN SOLDIER WITH THE SMALL SYRIAN DONKEY WHICH WAS THE MASCOT OF THE 6TH AUSTRALIAN LIGHT HORSE REGIMENT. Australian War Memorial, Canberra (Australia).

Sister Bessie Pocock, AANS (Australian Army Nursing Service), photographed in 1915 with a camel and its handler at the Sphinx and pyramids near Cairo, Egypt. Description from anzacsite.gov.au. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Sister Bessie Pocock, AANS (Australian Army Nursing Service), photographed in 1915 with a camel and its handler at the Sphinx and pyramids near Cairo, Egypt

ANZAC Cove - 1915 - Anzac Cove (Turkish: Anzak Koyu) is a small cove on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey. It became famous as the site of World War I landing of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) on 25 April 1915.

ANZAC Cove - 1915 - Anzac Cove (Turkish: Anzak Koyu) is a small cove on the Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey. It became famous as the site of World War I landing of the ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) on 25 April

Early studio portrait of an Australian soldier. Wears the standard Great War uniform of the Australian Army, although he has a not often seen, blanket roll over his shoulder. Affixed to his Lee Enfield (SMLE) is a nice hooked quillon bayonet, probably of Lithgow manufacture and now worth a tidy sum on it's own.

Early studio portrait of an Australian soldier. He wears the standard Great War uniform of the Australian Army.

An Australian soldier from Mentoring Task Force Three provides security while Afghan National Army soldiers conduct compound searches during a clearing patrol of the Tangi Valley, southern Afghanistan.

An Australian soldier from Mentoring Task Force Three provides security while Afghan National Army soldiers conduct compound searches during a clearing patrol of the Tangi Valley, southern Afghanistan.

Egyptian Faces of the nineteenth century

Egyptian Faces of the nineteenth century

https://flic.kr/p/bnrvuU | Antonio Beato - Karnak, ca 1864 | Maker: Antonio Beato (aft 1832-1906) Born: Venice Active: India/Egypt Medium: collodion glass negative Size: 8" x 10" Location: Egypt  Publication:  Other Collections:  Notes:    To view our archive organized by Collections, visit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/photohistorytimeline/collections/">OUR COLLECTIONS</a>   For information about reproducing this image, visit: <a ...

https://flic.kr/p/bnrvuU | Antonio Beato - Karnak, ca 1864 | Maker: Antonio Beato (aft 1832-1906) Born: Venice Active: India/Egypt Medium: collodion glass negative Size: 8" x 10" Location: Egypt Publication: Other Collections: Notes: To view our archive organized by Collections, visit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/photohistorytimeline/collections/">OUR COLLECTIONS</a> For information about reproducing this image, visit: <a ...

Rejtélyes, 1897-es felvétel árulkodik a gízai nagy szfinx múltjáról. A gízai nagy szfinx a Föld egyik legnagyobb és egyben az egyik legrégebbi szobra. Oroszlántestű és emberfejű lényt ábrázol, ezzel minden későbbi ilyen alak (szfinx) prototípusa. Hozzávetőleg az i. e. 26. században készült, egyidőben az egyiptomi Óbirodalom IV. dinasztiájának gízai piramisaival. 4500 éve áll a Nílus völgyének szélén, és mintegy jelképesen őrzi a piramisokat. Története során többször eltemette a homok…

British soldiers posing at the Great Sphinx at Gizeh during the English occupation of Egypt, 1882