The Battle of Broodseinde, (3rd Ypres or Passchendaele) 4th October 1917, special reference to 42nd Bn . Battle of Broodseinde. 5 October 1917. The battle of Broodseinde Ridge (in Belgium) was the third operation in the Passchendaele campaign (3rd Battle of Ypres) of 1917. 1st Division Pioneers dig out howitzer 1917 Flickr 2867494012 523ed879d3 o.jpg 587 × 446; 147 KB

Quite the same Wikipedia. On that day the New Zealand soldiers overwhelmed German forward positions, captured 1100 prisoners and helped to extend the front line eastwards, as indicated by the thick purple broken line.

Broodseinde Ridge was seized by the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Australian, and 7th British Division on 4 October, that day's action being known as the 'Battle of Broodseinde'. Battle of Broodseinde is within the scope of WikiProject Australia, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Australia and Australia-related topics.If you would like to participate, visit the project page. Research by Richard G Crompton: Broodseinde Ridge, Belgium. B This article has been rated as B-Class on the project's quality scale. On that day the New Zealand soldiers overwhelmed German forward positions, captured 1100 prisoners and helped to extend the front line eastwards, as indicated by the thick purple broken line. Media in category "Battle of Broodseinde" The following 24 files are in this category, out of 24 total. The attack to capture the village of Broodseinde began before dawn on the 4th of October 1917.

Just better. The New Zealand Division took part in the Battle of Broodseinde on 4 October 1917, tasked with seizing part of the Broodseinde Ridge called Gravenstafel Spur. Low This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project's importance scale.
It was a large operation, involving twelve divisions, which included British, Australian and a New Zealand Division, attacking along a 10 kilometre front.

The New Zealand Division took part in the Battle of Broodseinde on 4 October 1917, tasked with seizing part of the Broodseinde Ridge called Gravenstafel Spur.