A scene at Garter Point, on the battlefield near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres sector. Two unidentified soldiers walk toward a pillbox, captured some days earlier by the Australian troops. It commanded ...
ID numberE01121
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original whole plate negative
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Passchendaele Area, Zonnebeke
Date made24 October 1917
DescriptionA scene at Garter Point, on the battlefield near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres sector. Two unidentified soldiers walk toward a pillbox, captured some days earlier by the Australian troops. It commanded an excellent view over the surrounding country including Tokio Ridge (mid background, to the right of the tree). A dead german soldier lies near the water filled shell hole.