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File:Allenby enters Jerusalem 1917.jpg


English: Famous public photo of dismounted General Sir Edmund Allenby entering the Holy City of Jerusalem on foot 1917 to show respect for holy place.
Date 11 December 1917
Source Liberty's Victorious Conflict: A Photographic History of the World War (1918). p. 18.
Author Copyright, U. & U. (expired)


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