Men of the 16th Canadian Machine Gun Company in reserve positions October 1917. The soldier in the foreground is Reginald Le Brun who wrote about his experiences of Passchendaele. He would be the only person to survive out of this gun team of 5 men.
Looking back from Lone Pine to the jumping off trench from which the 1st Australian Infantry Brigade commenced its successful attack on Lone Pine on 6 August 1915. Several corpses are lying in the foreground amid debris and coils of barbed wire.