Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number E00927
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer (Photographer)
Place made Belgium: Western Front (Belgium), Passchendaele Area, Zonnebeke
Date made 17 October 1917


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 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.