Drawing ballast in the vicinity of Ypres with an American 'Cook' engine, No. 1217, manned by ...

Accession Number C01362
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original quarter plate negative
Maker Unknown
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres
Date made October 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Drawing ballast in the vicinity of Ypres with an American 'Cook' engine, No. 1217, manned by personnel of the 17th Australian Light Railway Operating Company. Note the bomb and shrapnel-damaged buildings and trees.

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