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ID number E04850
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer (Photographer)
Place made France: Picardie, Somme
Date made 27 May 1918


A group of unidentified Australian soldiers, suffering from the effects of gas, gathered at the Regimental Aid Post (RAP) of the 42nd Battalion awaiting medical attention. The post was built into a bank near the railway station and the entrance covered with tarpaulins. Note a wheelchair in the foreground (right).