SERVING in the SUEZ CANAL ZONE of EGYPT until 1956

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Album of Photos taken in the Suez Canal Zone.  Page 14

I recently had an e-mail from Malc Seaman, ex R.E.M.E. who remarked that no one on this website seems to have mentioned the Speedway Motorcycle
teams that existed in the Zone.  At the same time he sent me nine photos which I include here.


 
Geneifa Lions Speedway team.
 
The gang.
 
Geneifa bikes.

 
Butch.
 
Eric.
 
Jack.

 
Jeff.
 
Pop
 
And the swimming pool at Geneifa.
The above nine photos supplied by  Malc Seaman.

 
MT graveyard. RAF Abyad. 1951.
photo supplied by Alan Weguelin.
 
MT mechanics, RAF Abyad. 1951.
photo supplied by Alan Weguelin.
   
Water Tower at RAF Abyad.
photo supplied by Dixie Dean.


 
Outside the YMCA, RAF Abyad. 1954.
The result of too much sun, sand and Stella?
 
Catching up on home football news.
Reading Nottingham's Football Post.
photo supplied by Alan Rose.

 
All dressed up at RAF Kasfareet
and nowhere to go.
photo supplied by Alan Rose.

 
Shoe shine Effendi?
 
A workshop compound, not sure whose.
photo supplied by Tony Tolan.

Jetty at the Vic Lido, Fayid.
photo supplied by William Latchford.

 
R.A.F. Kabrit Signals Section.  1954.
photo supplied by Brian Barber.


 
To the victor the spoils. Kasfareet Admin 'A' football team.
Names remembered: Dinger Bell,  ? Humphreys, Tony Cleverley
and Brian Webster.  Anyone know the others?

photo supplied by Alan Rose.

Action in the final when Kasfareet Admin 'A' beat Admin 'B'.
1954/55 season.
photo supplied by Alan Rose.

 
photo supplied by Dixie Dean.
 
photo supplied by Dixie Dean.
 
photo supplied by Dixie Dean.
Another visit to the Fayid Shopping Village.


One happy Sergeant, must be tour ex.
photo supplied by Ray Gibbs.

The Globe.
photo supplied by Ken Edwards.

The Cameronia.
photo supplied by Ken Edwards.


Result of an attack.
photo supplied by Tony Tolan.

Two Hastings at RAF Fayid.
photo supplied by Tony Tolan.

Domestic chores.
photo supplied by Al Webb.


Soft sand again.
photo supplied by Evelyn Norton.

"Got a puncture mate?"
photo supplied by Ian Rinn.

Suez Docks.
photo supplied by Peter Verney.

Links to other pages of the Suez Canal Zone Photo Album: Click on the page number.
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Also 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.