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 ...
ID numberE00833
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative 35mm nitrate
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Menin Road Area, Hooge
Date made5 October 1917
DescriptionSupporting 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.