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Australian Troops Resting Near The Famous Moat And Ramparts Of Ypres

1917. Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated “E4607” in pencil with stamp verso, typed caption with date on accompanying slip, 15.1 x 20.2cm. Minor foxing overall, glue and paper remnants verso.

Caption continues “In Belgium, on September 19th, 1917, the day prior to the entry of the Aust. troops to the Third Battle of Ypres. The 1st and 2nd Australian Divisions took part in the operation.” Stamp includes “Australian official photo no. Purchased from Australian War Museum, Wool Exchange, King St, Melbourne. Copyright. Prosecution will follow infringement.” Held in the Australian War Memorial collection.

Item #CL172-91

Price (AUD): $1,650.00  Other currencies

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