The gateway to the battlefield of Ypres through Chateau Wood, in the Ypres Salient. An ...

Accession Number P04060.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass duplicate negative
Maker Hurley, James Francis (Frank)
Unknown
Place made Belgium: Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Menin Road, Chateau Wood
Date made c 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

The gateway to the battlefield of Ypres through Chateau Wood, in the Ypres Salient. An unidentified soldier takes cover behind one of the shell damaged tree trunks on the roadside. This is a composite image, the print made by combining two or more negatives to make an altered image. The unaltered original image, which does not show the shell burst on the road, is held at E01237.