National Geographic : 1947 Dec
Arab Land Beyond the Jordan o iatlonal tleoglrallic society Kodachrome by Frank Hurley A Member of the Anti-raider Desert Patrol Is a Perambulating Arsenal He carries ammunition for rifle and pistol in two bandoleers and a belt. With one hand he grasps a silver dagger. Mounted on camels, these patrolmen roam the desert to halt raids of one nomadic tribal group against the herds of another. Besides the Desert Patrol, the Legion comprises gendarmerie and a police and prisons unit.