Unknown Australian Official Photographer, November First World War, Flesselles, Western Front (France). In billets at Flesselles. A member of the Australian Battalion "carrying on" with his correspondence.
The Lee Enfield was an important part of WW1 as the standard issue rifle for Australian diggers. Read more about it here.
1915 Australian Lithgow Lee Enfield No.1 MkIII (H) SMLE as used by the ANZACs (this rifle was later used as the basis for No1 MkIII* HT sniper rifles).
Two soldiers from the Division immediately after leaving the front line in France during July The uniform and equipment of the soldier on the left, Private George Giles, has been on display at the Australian War Memorial since the