Sketch from O.P. showing Hindenburg Line

Collection ID ART03605.036.001
Collection type Art
Title Sketch from O.P. showing Hindenburg Line
Measurement backing sheet: 28.8 x 45.5 cm; image: 20.5 x 91.6 cm
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George
Date made 12 April 1917
Copyright AWM Licensed copyright

This fold-out reconnaissance sketch showing the Hindenburg Line. Inscription below image reads: "Went up to O.P. on road between Ecoust. Made sketch of Bullecourt. The Hindenburg Line is visible for miles and looks a nasty proposition. Started snowing so had to finish hurriedly. Went back to Battery and inked sketch in. Located a gun flash from Riencourt and Ross got his guns on to it."

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