British Troops Take Kut-el-Amara

British Troops march through Kut-el-Amara on Februari 25, 1917

British troops march through the streets of Kut-el-Amara in Mesopotamia, after they recaptured the city on February 25, 1917.

The Turkish commander in chief, Kara Bekr Bey, withdrew to Bagdad, but that city too fell three weeks later in British hands.