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ID number E00833
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 35mm nitrate
Maker Hurley, James Francis (Frank) (Photographer)
Place made Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Menin Road Area, Hooge
Date made 5 October 1917


Supporting troops of the 1st Australian Division walking on a duckboard track near Hooge, in the Ypres Sector. They form a silhouettte against the sky as they pass towards the front line to relieve their comrades, whose attack the day before won Broodseinde Ridge and deepened the Australian advance.