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Title:BRITISH GENERALS IN MESOPOTAMIA AND PALESTINE 1918 [Allocated Title]
Film Number:IWM 43
Summary: Portrait shots of British generals of the Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force and of General Sir Edmund Allenby, 1918.
Description: I. Lieutenant-General Sir William R Marshall, C-in-C of the MEF, filmed wearing a cap, then a sun helmet. II. Major-General W Gillman, chief of staff of the MEF. III. Major-General H T Brooking, commanding 15th Indian Division, MEF. IV. Major-General the Honourable R Stuart Wortley, the Deputy Quartermaster-Genera l of the MEF. V. Major-General F F Ready, the Deputy Adjutant-General of the MEF. VI. General Sir Edmund Allenby, C-in-C of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force.
Production Details: Ministry of Information (Production sponsor)
International Film Service (Production company)
Varges, Ariel L (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Marshall, William R (person)
Gillman, Webb (person)
Brooking, Harry Triscott (person)
Stuart-Wortley, Alan Richard M (person)
Ready, Felix F (person)
Allenby, Edmund Henry Hynman (person)
British Army, Egyptian Expeditionary Force (regiment/service)
British Army, Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force (regiment/service)