Camouflaged tanks and infantry moving up to the attack, 1917.

Camouflaged tanks and infantry moving up to the attack, 26 September 1917. British infantry move up the line during the Battle of Polygon Wood. They are passing camouflaged tanks at Clapham Junction. This position was close to the Menin Road and some three miles east of Ypres. Shell bursts are visible in the distance. From a photograph album of 49 photographs entitled, ‘The War 1914-1918’, containing official war photographs associated with World War One, Gallipoli, Western Front and Mesopotamia (1914-1918).