Album of photographs taken in Greece, Egypt and Palestine

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Date
1940-1942
Ref
PA1-o-1974
Description

Photograph album containing 251 photographs, 250 of which are numbered, mainly taken by Norman Wilcox, between 1940 and 1942.

The album is accompanied by a nine-page typescript index to the photographs.

Photographs include pictures of Wilcox and comrades in various camps and off duty; scenery and street scenes in Greece, Cairo, and Palestine; and many photographs of biblical sites in Palestine and Jerusalem, including a series of the Via Dolorosa and the Stations of the Cross.

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Wilcox was with the 24th Infantry Battalion in Greece, and later at officer training in Cairo.

Quantity: 1 album(s) containing 251 photographs.

Physical Description: Photograph album, 24.5 x 39 cm, with a tooled leather cover inset with a beaten metal scene of David's Tower, fastened with a cord. Pages are interleaved with tissue paper. Three loose pages in the front of the album.

Processing information: Not all place names in this collection have been indexed.

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Part of
Wilcox family: Papers and photographs relating to Norman Bramwell Wilcox / Papers and photographs relating to Norman Bramwell Wilcox's service in World War Two
Format
1 album(s) containing 251 photographs, Gelatin silver prints, Photograph albums, Photograph album, 24.5 x 39 cm, with a tooled leather cover inset with a beaten metal scene of David's Tower, fastened with a cord. Pages are interleaved with tissue paper. Three loose pages in the front of the album.
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