Australian War Memorial×
ID numberE00961
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative nitrate other
MakerUnknown Australian Official Photographer
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Passchendaele Area, Broodseinde
Date made4 October 1917
DescriptionView of the woods and 'no man's land' at Broodseinde Ridge in the Ypres Sector, over which the Germans attacked a few minutes before our advance opened on the morning of 4 October 1917. The Australians met the enemy with the bayonet and after a fierce combat the German effort withered.