Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright
|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1916-1917|
|Description||Portrait of an unidentified soldier wearing a sheepskin vest to ward off the cold. The winter of 1916-17 was one of the coldest in decades in France. |
From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.