|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1916-1918|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright
Portrait of an unidentified Australian soldier wearing a sheepskin vest and mittens to ward off ...
Portrait 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.