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King of Montenegro and Lt. Gen. Sir E.H.H. Allenby
King of Montenegro and Lt. Gen. Sir E.H.H. Allenby
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This shows King Nikola I Petrovic of Montenegro (1860-1918) standing beside Lt.Gen. Sir E.H.H. Allenby outside a large house with louvered shutters. The king is in Montenegrin costume, with loose trousers held at the waist with a wide coloured sash and a long white coat. The photograph was taken by John Warwick Brooke...Allenby was a commander in the Western Front until 1917 when he was given command of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force and received the surrender of Jerusalem in December 1917...[Original reads: 'OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH FROM THE WESTERN FRONT. King of Montenegro and Lt. Gen. Sir E.H.H. Allenby.']..digital.nls.uk/74547350 ( http://digital.nls.uk/74547350 )
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1914
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National Library of Scotland
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