We Lie at the Beach Dressing Station and Wonder how the Battle is Going : D Day 6th June 1944

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  • Art.IWM ART LD 4280
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  • medium: chalk
  • Support: Height 379 mm, Width 564 mm
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  • object category: drawing

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image: Two rows of injured British soldiers lie on the ground or on strechers in the shade of a small hillock surrounded by camouflage nets. Others sit with their arms in slings and their heads bandaged. One of the men is being given a drip by two others. In the background stretcher-bearers carry bodies past.

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