Images from East, West and Central Africa
Originally unidentified, I now believe this
officer in Egyptian service to be Captain
John Crum Grahame DSO of the Highland
Light Infantry while attached to the
Egyptian Army/Sudan Civil Administration
c. 1904.
James Thompson Hague
Medical Officer
to the
Sultan of Zanzibar
c. 1880
Sergeant-Major
The King's African Rifles
c.1905
Arab chief: "In this wilderness you will find only Allah's terrible whimsy."
                                                                                                                                               from the 1990 Bob Rafelson film Mountains of the Moon
Lord Edric Frederick Gifford V.C.
2nd Battalion
24th Regiment of Foot
1874
(Autographed)
Henry Morton Stanley
New York Herald
1880