One of 185 black and white photographs in an album, taken in France during World War I by Sergeant John Lord. Some pages are blank.

Photographs in the album depict army camps, hospitals, trenches, early tanks, landscapes, cemeteries and graves and groups of posed Australian soldiers. The places Lord mentions in his captions are La Boiselle, Quarry Siding, Pozieres, Albert, Bapaume and Favreuil.

The album was one of many souvenirs brought back to Australia after World War I by John Lord (service # 6252). He donated photograph albums, images, documents and World War I memorabilia to Museum Victoria.

Description of Content

In the foreground of the photo there is a large wooden water trough. Behind the water trough there is a number of horses. Some of the horses have mounted soldiers. There is a tree line visible in the far background on the left.

Physical Description

Sepia-toned black and white silver gelatin photographic print.

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