View of the countryside near the village of Villers-Bretonneux (background). On 24 April 1918 ...

Accession Number E05402A
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Villers-Bretonneux Area, Bois l'Abbe
Date made 16 June 1919
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

View of the countryside near the village of Villers-Bretonneux (background). On 24 April 1918 the 13th and 15th Australian Infantry Brigades, attacking on either side of Villers-Bretonneux, recaptured this village in a brilliant night attack.

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