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ID number E00905
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass transparency (positive)
Photographer Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made Western Front: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres
Date made 28 September 1917


The position occupied by the 12th Machine Gun Company near Anzac Ridge in the Ypres Sector, where very heavy casualties were sustained. Identified, left to right: 566 Private (Pte) William James Rablin (killed in action13 October 1917); Lieutenant Errol Phineas Congrove Upton; Second Lieutenant Joseph Thomas East (killed in action 12 October 1917); 2674 Sergeant David Lewis (standing); 1794 Pte Carl Harry Rasmussen (seated behind the gun).