Australians of the 30th Battalion making their way along a street of burning ruins in Bapaume, the day of its occupation by our troops. On the left foreground is 2770 Sergeant Arthur Webb (aka ...
ID numberE00371
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original half plate negative
MakerUnknown Australian Official Photographer
Place madeFrance: Picardie, Somme, Albert Bapaume Area, Bapaume
Date made17 March 1917
DescriptionAustralians of the 30th Battalion making their way along a street of burning ruins in Bapaume, the day of its occupation by our troops. On the left foreground is 2770 Sergeant Arthur Webb (aka Arthur Edwin Hawkey) who later died of wounds on 4 September 1918.