A line of concrete shelters (pillboxes) in the swamp of Nonne Bosschen, taken by the 1st ...

Unit 1st Australian Division
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Accession Number E00780
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Menin Road, Nonne Bosschen
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

A line of concrete shelters (pillboxes) in the swamp of Nonne Bosschen, taken by the 1st Division, showing the condition of the depressions on the battlefield even after several weeks of dry weather. Note the water filled craters in the foreground.