Image copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright

ID number P10550.215
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original postcard negative
Maker Thuillier, Louis (Photographer)
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt
Date made c 1916-1918
Copyright holder Australian Capital Equity Pty Ltd

Description

Portrait of an unidentified French and Australian soldier. The Australian soldier wears a sheepskin vest and mittens to ward off the cold in what was one of the coldest winters in decades on the Somme.

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