Two unidentified Australian soldiers visiting the snow covered graves of fallen comrades in a ...

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Accession Number E00166
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass transparency (positive)
Maker Baldwin, Herbert Frederick
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Albert Combles Area
Date made January 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

Two unidentified Australian soldiers visiting the snow covered graves of fallen comrades in a cemetery located between Albert and Becordel. The cross on the left reads: "In memory of 13857 Private K J Wade, 7AFA, died of wounds, 16 November 1916, aged 20". Note both men are wearing sheepskin jackets.