Search Our Collections

Media

Subject period

Showing 1 - 10 of 479 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942

    THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942

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

    TR 28

    A Royal Air Force Lockheed Hudson AE626 aircraft of the Middle East Communications Flight flying over the pyramids.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 974

    A 15cwt truck throws up a cloud of sand and dust while moving at speed along a desert track, 1 November 1940.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    CBM 1264

    A relaxed portrait of a corporal of the Royal Air Force as he stands under the port engine of Consolidated Liberator Mark II, AL511 'A', of No. 108 Squadron RAF at Fayid, Egypt. This aircraft is decorated with 'Dumbo' nose art.

  • Parachute Drop

    Parachute Drop

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3072

    image: numerous paratroopers in the process of landing on a flat area of ground in Algeria, with mountains in the background. The parachutes they use are in several colours: dark green, yellow and red.

  • WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN NORTH AFRICA

    WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN NORTH AFRICA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 2 Army Film and Photographic Unit

    NA 3253

    The Prime Minister Winston Churchill leaves the old Roman amphitheatre at Carthage, Tunisia, with Lieutenant General Kenneth Anderson after addressing British troops on 1 June 1943.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 450

    General Sir Archibald Wavell, Commander-in-Chief Middle East, at his desk, 15 August 1940.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 90

    Men of the Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) camouflaging a gun position at Mersa Matruh, 28 May 1940.

  • THE CAMPAIGN IN NORTH AFRICA 1940-1943

    THE CAMPAIGN IN NORTH AFRICA 1940-1943

    part of "THORNTON P E (MRS)" (photographs)

    HU 5598

    The Axis Offensive 1941 - 1942: A boat load of German troops arrives in North Africa.

  • AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1939-1945: SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE.

    AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1939-1945: SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE.

    part of "ROYAL AIR FORCE AIRCRAFT 1941-1959: ATP COLLECTION (GSA 325)" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Aircraft Production (MAP)

    ATP 12233C

    Spitfire F Mark VIII, JF463, early production model at Eastleigh, Hampshire, following assembly by Vickers Armstrong Ltd.. It was shipped to North Africa the following June.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942

    THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942

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

    TR 27

    A Royal Air Force Lockheed Hudson AE626 aircraft of the Middle East Communications Flight flying over the pyramids.

Pages