The 30th Battalion in the forward area trenches near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres Sector. On this date the 4th and 5th Divisions, participating in the general attack, completely won Polygon Wood and ...

Collection ID E01402
Collection type Photograph
Title The 30th Battalion in the forward area trenches near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres Sector. On this date the 4th and 5th Divisions, participating in the general attack, completely won Polygon Wood and ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Hurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Zonnebeke
Date made 26 September 1917
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

The 30th Battalion in the forward area trenches near Zonnebeke, in the Ypres Sector. On this date the 4th and 5th Divisions, participating in the general attack, completely won Polygon Wood and established themselves firmly beyond Zonnebeke. Identified, front to back on the left: 5196 Sergeant R McKinnon; next three men unidentified; 3786 Private W R Cusack; all other men are unidentified.