Australian prisoners of war captured during the Battle of Fleurbaix fought over the period 19 ...

Accession Number A01545
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown
Place made France: Nord Pas de Calais, Pas de Calais, Bethune, Fleurbaix
Date made 20 July 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Australian prisoners of war captured during the Battle of Fleurbaix fought over the period 19 July 1916 and 20 July 1916 leaving the German collecting station under escort en route to Lille at midday. Note the two wounded men walking in the centre with their right arms in slings.

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