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 ...

Collection ID E04850
Collection type Photograph
Title 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 ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France: Picardie, Somme
Date made 27 May 1918
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

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 wheeled stretcher in the foreground (right).

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