|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
Unknown Australian Official Photographer
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Corbie Albert Area, Corbie|
|Date made||3 July 1918|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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American troops, resting on the roadside, on their way to the Australian lines to participate in ...
American troops, resting on the roadside, on their way to the Australian lines to participate in the battle of Hamel the following day. They were all told about a battalion of United States troops 'attached in platoons to Australian Battalions, and, though brand new to fighting of any sort, they acquitted themselves that day most bravely.'