The ruins of the Lagnicourt Church, showing the extensive shell damage the building sustained. ...

Accession Number E04580
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Bapaume Cambrai Area, Lagnicourt
Date made 16 September 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

The ruins of the Lagnicourt Church, showing the extensive shell damage the building sustained. Australian troops fought many desperate engagements with German forces around this area during the struggle for Bullecourt in April 1917.

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