|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
British Official Photographer
|Place made||France: Picardie, Aisne, Vadencourt|
|Date made||28 July 1916|
First World War, 1914-1918
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An unidentified Australian soldier talks to General Sir William Birdwood (holding a cane known as ...
An unidentified Australian soldier talks to General Sir William Birdwood (holding a cane known as a swagger stick) at a rest camp in Vadencourt Wood. Looking on are two unidentified officers and Alfred Lord Northcliffe (far right), a pioneering British newspaper publisher whose popular daily papers gave him considerable political influence.