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Egypt World War 2


This beautifully leather-bound photograph album is from the Second World War and is inlaid with Egyptian scenes such as pyramids, camels and a sphinx. We do not know the WW2 owner and hope the following photos may help identify her:

Leather Bound Egyptian Photo Album Egypt WW2

There are a few clues. Painted in white on the inside is Sunny Memories 1941 to 1944. Names by the photos include Neva, Biddy, Hilda and in the photo below, Rossie.


Boater Hat QAIMNS World War Two Egypt


We'll be adding new photos to this page as we follow her timeline, so please feel free to return and see how the search for this QA Sister is going.

Fez Hats Worn Nurses Sitting On Sandbags Holding Fans
Betty and Neva



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Gloves Skirt Tunic Tie QAIMNS Walking Out Uniform
Libbie wearing her gloves, skirt, tunic and tie of the QAIMNS walking out uniform.



More pictures from the album can be seen on the following pages:

Collapsible Folding WW2 Wash Basin Bowl

Gardens Nile Barrage Egypt

Rosella Felucca Sailing Nile Cairo Egypt

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Why QA's Wore A Grey Dress and Beret page (1941 Walking Out Uniform)


Cabinet Card Photo Army Nursing Service Nurse Egypt.


British Military Hospital Egypt BMH Alexandria







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