Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861-1936), Field Marshal
Sitter in 38 portraits
Field-Marshal; commanded on the Western Front (1914-7) before taking over the Egyptian Expeditionary Force in June 1917. A strong, inspirational leader, under his direction Jerusalem (1917) and Damascus (1918) were taken from the Turks.
by Christina Broom
glossy bromide print on card mount, mid 1910s
Armed Forces and Intelligence Services
British expeditionary force