A wrecked D.H.5 Serial A9434 near Railway Dugout in the Ypres Sector, it had crashed whilst assisting the operations of the infantry in the attack on Passchendaele Ridge, three days previously. ...
ID numberE04590
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original whole plate negative
MakerHurley, James Francis (Frank)
Place madeBelgium: Western Front (Belgium), Ypres Area
Date made5 October 1917
DescriptionA wrecked D.H.5 Serial A9434 near Railway Dugout in the Ypres Sector, it had crashed whilst assisting the operations of the infantry in the attack on Passchendaele Ridge, three days previously. (Note the Squadron marking of thin white band behind the cockpit).