Troops of A Company, 27th Australian Infantry Battalion, 2nd Australian Division, in the trenches ...

Accession Number E00774
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Zonnebeke, Polygon Wood
Date made 20 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

Troops of A Company, 27th Australian Infantry Battalion, 2nd Australian Division, in the trenches in the second line just in front of Albert Redoubt, with the advance line near Zonnebeke showing in the distance. Identified, starting at right foreground and working back through trench: 228 Corporal (Cpl) H G White (1); 2133 Regimental Sergeant Major A W Coleman, looking at camera (2); 6095 Private (Pte) W E Hall, holding gun (3); 93 Pte M R Harrison MM (4); unidentified, centre, right (5); 4148 Cpl H J Kelly, behind unidentified (6); unidentified (7); Lieutenant (Lt) M F Sells (8); Lt J O Julge (9); 5566 Pte G A Dowle (10); 6085 Pte A J Glover, behind Julge looking at camera (11); 4520 Sgt F H Snook DCM (12); unidentified, in front of Dowle (13); 2473B Pte P C Roberts, behind Sells (14); 3223 Sergeant Albert James Moynagh, beside Roberts (killed in action 9 August 1918) (15). In rear trench are: Lt J H Lapthorne MC (16); 6222 Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant A G Cameron (17); 5325 Cpl C Coat (18). See E00774K for position of those named in this caption.