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Australian soldiers loading shells into a Howitzer near the Menin Road, in the Ypres sector, Belgium, October 1917 [picture] / Frank Hurley
Bib ID 5976023
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description 1917 
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.3 x 20.6 cm. 
Series

Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962 World War 1914-1918 campaigns in France and Belgium

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on caption.

In: World War 1914-1918 campaigns in France and Belgium.

"Loading a 15-in. Howitzer near the Menin Road, in the Ypres sector, in Belgium, one of the monsters which, in the fighting the day before the photograph was taken, 5th October, 1917, greatly assisted the advance by pounding the enemy's reserve areas and demolishing the concrete fortresses."--Printed caption.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-140845298

Subjects Soldiers -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Bombs -- Belgium -- Photographs.  |  Howitzers -- Belgium -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Artillery operations -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Australian -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Belgium -- Photographs.  |  Australia -- Armed Forces -- Photographs.
Occupation Soldiers.
Other authors/contributors Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962

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