|Place||Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Messines|
|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
|Place made||Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Messines|
|Date made||June 1917|
First World War, 1914-1918
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An unidentified Australian soldier (left rear) checking the bodies of dead Germans scattered ...
An unidentified Australian soldier (left rear) checking the bodies of dead Germans scattered outside a concrete pillbox. The enemy were among the hundreds killed when underground mines were detonated by the allies during the battle of Messines.