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Album of Photos taken in the Suez Canal Zone.  Page 7

The names of people who supplied the photos are now being included under the photos.  Photos with the initials C.D. underneath are my own,
those without a name means I have probably mislaid or lost the record of who supplied it. - Sorry about that folks!


In the desert on some scheme.
photo supplied by Rob Jones.

On watch.
photo supplied by Rob Jones.

Ready for a parachute drop.
photo supplied by Rob Jones.


The gang from hut J4, RAF Deversoir.
photo supplied by Gerry Moreton.

30 LAA, RAF Rgt. with shooting trophy.

Dispatch Riders of 40 Coy.
photo supplied by Gordon Neave.


In Fayid Shopping Village again.
photo supplied by Norman Clarke.

The 'Green Valley' cafe and bar.
Also referred to on the website's 'Odd Bits' page

The Hole in the Wall.



Kasfareet village.

Dwelling near the Treaty Road.
photo supplied by Al Webb.

Some more dwellings by the Canal Road.


 The plant at Attica.
photo supplied by John Sullivan.


Attica docks.
photo supplied by John Sullivan.

REME lad at the ready.
photo supplied by Derek Belsey.


MT Section detail office, RAF Abyad.
photo supplied by Dick Woolley.

Part of the lorry park, RAF Abyad.
photo supplied by Dick Woolley.

Wash houses and showers, RAF Abyad.
photo supplied by Dick Woolley.


216 Squadron preparing to leave RAF Fayid.
photo supplied by Bill Mansfield.

25 ton ACV of X troop El Ballah.
photo supplied by Ted Knell.


Part of X troop vehicle lines.
photo supplied by Ted Knell.


In Fayid Shopping Village yet again.

Did you buy a cheap watch here?

Or a Hank Janson book at this book store?
photo supplied by Norman Clarke.


Canal Defence Memorial at Gebel Maryam.
photo supplied by Al Webb.

Busy on the Canal.
photo supplied by Ken Edwards.

The ANZAC Memorial in Port Said.
photo supplied by Al Webb.


Camp sign by the Canal Road.
photo suplied by Doug Farmer.

Prop...
photo suplied by Doug Farmer.

...and tail.
photo suplied by Doug Farmer.


3 L of C Boxing Team, Moascar.
Year unknown.


Off-duty at Lake Timsah.
photo supplied by Jack Hopwood.

Remember those wire breakers
on the front of landrovers?

photo supplied by Jack Hopwood.


Civilian Airline 'Constellation' at RAF Fayid....
photo supplied by Barry Lea.

...and a United States Airforce 'Globemaster'.
photo supplied by Barry Lea.

Links to other pages of the Suez Canal Zone Photo Album: Click on the page number.
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More photos on the  'Now and Then'  page and on the  'That Palm Tree'  page.

My thanks to the Suez Veterans who supplied the photos to produce this Photo Album.
© Charlie Delta. October 2004.
Page revised: © May 2009.