Alternative text (alt text) is meant for readers who cannot see an image, such as blind readers and readers who use a text or mobile browser. It should summarize an image's purpose, and should not duplicate its caption. Every image should have alt text, except for purely decorative images, which should instead have "
The following table shows images and captions on the left, and alt text and captions on the right: the right column is what a visually impaired reader will hear. This table was computed from the copy of Iven Mackay cached on None.
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Two officers stand on the steps of a French Chateau.
Formal portrait of a couple
Six senior Australian officers pose for a formal picture. Two are wearing slouch hats, the remainder are wearing peaked caps. All have multiple ribbons.
Four soldiers, dressed warmly with three of them wearing steel helmets, in front of a 2 pounder anti tank gun
Formal portrait of a young man in Australian Army uniform
Two soldiers in khaki uniforms and slouch hats.
Fokker Dr. I (117710246).jpg
Heinkel He 111 during the Battle of Britain.jpg