A photograph of a ghastly sight in a shell crater near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres Sector, showing the body of a youthful German who lost his life in no man's land, during the attack by the Australian ...
ID numberE00927
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative nitrate other
MakerUnknown Australian Official Photographer
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Passchendaele Area, Zonnebeke
Date made17 October 1917
DescriptionA photograph of a ghastly sight in a shell crater near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres Sector, showing the body of a youthful German who lost his life in no man's land, during the attack by the Australian troops at Broodseinde Ridge on 4 October 1917. The lower half of this image was used in a composite photograph produced by Frank Hurley, Official War Photographer, a print of which is held at P02514.001.