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  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY, 1944

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    TR 2612

    A Bailey Bridge constructed by Royal Engineers carries Allied military traffic over a river in Italy while Italian labourers repair the demolished bridge alongside.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 24855

    Royal Engineers lay a portable bridge over the River Spey in Scotland, 26 October 1942.

  • WEST INDIANS IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    WEST INDIANS IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 15868

    West Indian troops in Britain: Many West Indian troops served as skilled tradesmen with the Royal Engineers, building bridges and pontoons in Western Command. Photograph shows: Sapper Williams, an MT driver, from Kingston, Jamaica, serving with the Royal...

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE: ITALY, THE BALKANS AND SOUTH EAST EUROPE, 1942-1945.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE: ITALY, THE BALKANS AND SOUTH EAST EUROPE, 1942-1945.

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Whicker (Lt)

    NA 4293

    A Royal Engineers sapper in a streamroller levels the surface of the airfield at Pachino, Sicily, after the retreating Italians had ploughed it up with deep furrows, as a Supermarine Spitfire Mark VB of No. 145 Squadron RAF takes off for its first patrol...

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 3640

    Sappers of 211 Field Park Company, Royal Engineers, attached to 44th Infantry Division, make 'Molotov Cocktails' from beer bottles at Woodlands, Doncaster, England, as part of British preparations to repel the threatened German invasion of 1940.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 15157

    Sappers from 1st Training Battalion, Royal Engineers, double across a river on a kapok bridge during a demonstration of river crossing techniques near Coventry, 30 October 1941.

  • JASPER MASKELYNE AND A FORCE, ROYAL ENGINEERS

    JASPER MASKELYNE AND A FORCE, ROYAL ENGINEERS

    part of "MASKELYNE JASPER" (photographs)

    HU 95036

    Full length photograph of Jasper Maskelyne, the illusionist whose talents were employed by A Force, Royal Engineers to devise and develop methods of camouflage for Allied forces during the desert war.

  • Healey, Denis Winston (Oral history)

    Healey, Denis Winston (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2004

    27210

    British officer served with Royal Engineers in North Africa, Sicily and Italy, 1942-1945

  • RAID ON THE LOFOTEN ISLANDS, 4 MARCH 1941

    RAID ON THE LOFOTEN ISLANDS, 4 MARCH 1941

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    N 418

    Royal Engineers preparing to blow up barrels of fish oil on the quayside at Stamsund.

  • Finigan, Thomas George (Oral history)

    Finigan, Thomas George (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1993-02-01

    12989

    British apprentice tradesman served with Royal Engineers in GB, 1939-1943; sapper served with 85 Field Coy, Royal Engineers in GB and North West Europe, 1943-1945; served with 8 Field Sqdn, Royal Engineers in Palestine, 1946-1947; NCO served with 34...

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