THIRD BATTLE YPRES PASSCHENDAELE 31 JULY - 10 NOVEMBER 1917 (E(AUS) 1071) Assault on Passchendaele 12 October - 6 November: Most of the men (about forty only) left in the 8th Australian Battalion after the opening push of the second battle of Passchendaele on 26 October. Photograph taken as they were on their way from the trenches on 28 October and the men look dirty and grimly relieved.
Battle of Langemarck. Three cavalry men escorting a captured machine-gun crew who were buried by a shell-explosion in a dug-out. Brielen, 19 August, 1917. Langemark was the second general attack during the Allies’ Third Battle of Ypres.