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Design for the Port Tewfik Memorial (also known as the Indian War Memorial), Suez Port (formerly Port Tewfik), for the Imperial War Graves Commission: details of the pylons and terminals to the wing wall

RIBA Ref No RIBA94019
Architect/DesignerBurnet, Sir John James (1857-1938)
Jagger, Charles Sargeant (1885-1934)
CountryEgypt
CitySuez Port
Subject Date1926
Image Date1923
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA855/6(6)
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectWar memorials ; Funerary architecture ; Cemeteries
NOTES: This memorial was designed to commemmorate the officers and men of the Indian Army who died in the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of World War I. It was destroyed by the retreating Egyptian army during the Six-Day War in 1967 and later relocated to the Heliopolis War cemetery in Cairo. The sculptures were by Charles Sargeant Jagger.
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