Three soldiers with their Vickers machine guns and kits outside white tents. Location unknown. Slide is cracked in upper corner.
The British Army established a Machine Gun Corps in 1915 to improve the use of machine guns on the Western Front. Australia did not have specific machine gun units until World War II.
Description of Content
Coloured photograph of three soldiers with their Vickers machine guns and kits outside white tents. Other soldiers and tents in background.
Glass lantern slide, rectangular, printed with black and white photograph, coloured. Slide has black edging. Slide is cracked in upper corner.
Lantern Slide, Standard (3¼ in. x 3¼ in.), Colour
Type of item
82 mm (Width), 82 mm (Height)