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British airforce servicemen performing a sketch, striking an animated pose. Photograph, 1918.

Date
[1918]

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Description

A British concert party somewhere in the Middle East towards the end of World War I. Men in drag performing 'The giddy Pasha', with a fabric backdrop. The Pasha and his wives have joined forces with one of the cats from the sketch 'Picnic on Highgate Hill'. Two servicemen wearing uniforms of the RAF are assisting: the RAF played an important part in the Middle Eastern theatre of World War I

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1918]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 8.7 x 14 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2043072i

Type/Technique

Language

  • English


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