|Ottoman troops prepare to attack the British-held|
Suez Canal 1914
|Austrians in Jerusalem 1916|
|German officers on the Temple Mount |
in 1916. The scene was almost
repeated in World War II
The Library of Congress collection of photographs contains hundreds of pictures of the war from both sides of the front. This page contains just a few showing the Ottoman/German forces.
The war years were marked by severe persecution and hardship for the Jewish communities of Palestine. See Palestine during the war : being a record of the preservation of the Jewish settlements in Palestine (1921), a report to the 12th Zionist Congress.
|German commander 1916|
|German military transport in Jerusalem|
|Australian POWs held by Turks 1917|