World War I in Photos: Men wounded in the Ypres battle of September Walking along the Menin road, to be taken to the clearing station. German prisoners are seen assisting at stretcher bearing. Wilkins/State Library of Victoria)
Menin road, 1917 - I have seen this photo before and wondered about it. It is such a shallow, narrow trench, and they are so packed in. It just looks like a death trap. One artillery shell and the whole lot is gone.