ID numberP10550.163
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Glass original postcard negative
MakerThuillier, Louis
Place madeFrance: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt
Date madec 1916-1918
DescriptionPortrait of an unidentified Australian soldier wearing a sheepskin vest and mittens to ward off the cold. The Somme winter of 1916-17 was one of the coldest on record for decades.

From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.