|Unit||45th Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Place||Europe: France, Picardie, Somme, Hindenburg Outpost Line Area, Le Verguier|
|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
Unknown Australian Official Photographer
|Place made||France: Picardie, Aisne|
|Date made||18 September 1918|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Troops of D Company, 45th Battalion, at their newly captured objective between Bellenglise and Le ...
Troops of D Company, 45th Battalion, at their newly captured objective between Bellenglise and Le Verguier, overlooking Ascension Gully, in front of the Hindenburg Outpost Line. They are seen sniping the retreating enemy, who at the time were scampering up the opposite hill slope, in an effort to escape the gun and rifle fire. Identified, first from the right is Private J. O'Hehir.