WW1 Colourised Photos An 18 pounder gun being hauled through the mud at Broodseinde Ridge to a position further forward, in support of the advancing Australians, two days before the initial attack on Passchendaele Ridge, in the Ypres sector. 10 October 1917
A view of the supply dumps along the Menin Road, in the Ypres sector, showing the traffic moving out from the direction of Ypres towards the forward zone. At left background is a battery of 6 inch guns, in line with Birr Cross Roads behind the trucks. The vital importance of this road explains the appalling artillery fire to which it was subjected. 20 September, 1917.