The position occupied by the 12th Machine Gun Company near Anzac Ridge in the Ypres Sector, where very heavy casualties were sustained. Identified, left to right: 566 Private (Pte) William James ...
ID numberE00905
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass transparency (positive)
MakerUnknown Australian Official Photographer
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres
Date made28 September 1917
DescriptionThe position occupied by the 12th Machine Gun Company near Anzac Ridge in the Ypres Sector, where very heavy casualties were sustained. Identified, left to right: 566 Private (Pte) William James Rablin (killed in action13 October 1917); Lieutenant Errol Phineas Congrove Upton; Second Lieutenant Joseph Thomas East (killed in action 12 October 1917); 2674 Sergeant David Lewis (standing); 1794 Pte Carl Harry Rasmussen (seated behind the gun).