Nenwef was a military commander during the reign of
Tuthmosis III. Tuthmosis was a great warrior pharaoh and
was very active with cavalry units, that were newly
formed during this era. These cavalry units were feared
throughout the Mediterranean area. The groups were highly
trained and very deadly in battle. Nenwef, or Nen-waf as
he is shown in some records, and his family were honored
on a mortuary stela.