|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
Unknown Australian Official Photographer
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Bapaume Cambrai Area, Bullecourt|
|Date made||8 May 1917|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
A scene in the Hindenburg Line, showing Australians with a Stokes mortar assisting in the ...
A scene in the Hindenburg Line, showing Australians with a Stokes mortar assisting in the operations near Bullecourt. The gun (covered by a German groundsheet) is on the left of the picture. The soldiers are 4858 Private A A McTaggart (left), who gained the Belgian Medaille Militaire for fine work during this action, and 5667 Private E R Carey (right). Both are members of the 2nd Australian Light Trench Mortar Battery.