Members of the 45th Battalion in the advanced trenches at Garter Point, in the Ypres Sector. ...

Unit 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number E00842
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass transparency (positive)
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Menin Road, Garter Point
Date made 29 September 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

Members of the 45th Battalion in the advanced trenches at Garter Point, in the Ypres Sector. Identified, foreground, working back: 615 Corporal (Cpl) S P Murray; 5330 Private (Pte) Arthur Benfell (killed in action 13 October 1917); 4477 Sergeant C Smith DCM; 1669 Pte Charles Archer (killed in action 5 April 1918) (behind Benfell); Lieutenant V Norton MC (behind, and to Archer's left); 2015 Pte J C Walsh (to Archer's right); 2692 Pte J D McLean (to Walsh's left); 4533 Pte T Eyreington; 3696 Pte Thomas J Barrow; 2216 Pte Ivens Sattersfield Nobbs; 3458 Pte A E Smith (to Nobb's right); 3030 Cpl H Davis; 4668 Pte L Davis. The two soldiers in the trenches to left are, left to right: 2240 Pte W A Thompson; 2684 Pte H W Marr.