Australian War Memorial×
ID numberE01912
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative nitrate other
MakerUnknown Australian Official Photographer
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area, Ypres
Date made28 September 1917
DescriptionStretcher bearers of the 57th Battalion, passing through the cemetery near the mound in Polygon Wood in the Ypres Sector. This area was subject to almost continual shellfire, the front line, then about 300 yards away, having been established only the morning before, following the attack on this vicinity by the 4th and 5th Division.