Search Our Collections

Media

Subject period

Display location

Showing 1 - 10 of 905 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • With the 8th Hussars in Germany: Men sleeping by their tanks

    With the 8th Hussars in Germany: Men sleeping by their tanks

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5262

    image: A scene in a wood, with two British soldiers sleeping under a makeshift tarpaulin shelter. The cover is tied to trees and held down at the other end by boxes on their Cromwell tank. Another soldier is walking towards another tank in the background.

  • With the 8th Hussars in Germany: The evening 'brew'

    With the 8th Hussars in Germany: The evening 'brew'

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5260

    image: A British tank crew standing around a pot boiling on a flat stove. A woman wearing a headscarf fraternises with the group. The crew's Cromwell tank is parked on the left, in front of steep-roofed houses and bare trees.

  • Liberation and Battle of France: Jig Beach looking towards Le Hamel, 7th June 1944

    Liberation and Battle of France: Jig Beach looking towards Le Hamel, 7th June 1944

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4461

    image: View across a beach littered with vehicles, landing craft, barbed wire and a sign 'Minen'

  • A German Woman Rescuing her Pig

    A German Woman Rescuing her Pig

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5259

    image: Civilians in a frenzy of salvage as their village burns down around them. The foreground shows a woman grasping a pig by its ears and dragging it to safety, while a man batters at a hen-house door to the right. A hen and three geese run wildly in...

  • Building a Caisson for Mulberry Harbour

    Building a Caisson for Mulberry Harbour

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4333

    image: View of one of the huge caissons used to construct Mulberry Harbour, D-Day, under construction, covered with scaffolding. Quayside cranes can be seen upper background

  • With the 8th Hussars in Germany: Tanks in a burning village

    With the 8th Hussars in Germany: Tanks in a burning village

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5265

    image: Two British tanks driving through a German village street with a burning barn to the left of the composition. A woman and small child run across the road.

  • The 50th (Northumbrian) Division, 1944: 151 Infantry Brigade Workshops, REME

    The 50th (Northumbrian) Division, 1944: 151 Infantry Brigade Workshops, REME

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4092

    image: Three REME engineers posing in their open-air workshop, with various military vehicles, equipment and huts in the background.

  • Lecture

    Lecture

    (sound) Made by: Spittles, Reg (interviewee/speaker) 2001-05-03

    22152

    Talk on the Normandy landings given by Reg Spittles at a Military Vehicle Trust meeting, 3/May/2001

  • Liberation and Battle of France: Jerusalem Cross Roads, 13th June 1944

    Liberation and Battle of France: Jerusalem Cross Roads, 13th June 1944

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4467

    image: View across a bombed village crossroads interspersed with soldiers, civilians and armoured vehicles. Two armoured scout cars are placed on the far left and far right, with a light tank in the centre and another armoured vehicle visible in the...

  • Anon (Oral history)

    Anon (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Anon (interviewee/speaker)

    32374

    British NCO served with 113th Light Anti-Aircraft Regt, Royal Artillery during liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, Germany, 4-5/1945

Pages