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  • The Café
'Internment' series

    The Café 'Internment' series

    (art) Made by: Uhlman, Fred 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 7541

    image: the interior of the café of Hutchinson internment camp, near Douglas on the Isle of Man. Nine male German internees sit around a long table, four of the men wearing glasses. Washing hangs along two clothes lines above them.

  • J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    (art) Made by: Dring, William 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2452

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service busy working on the inner components of a torpedo. The torpedo is mounted on metal supports and separated into two main sections. Further torpedoes are visible behind the two women.

  • WRNS Ratings Drill and Inspection in the Courtyard of Queen Anne's House, Greenwich

    WRNS Ratings Drill and Inspection in the Courtyard of Queen Anne's House, Greenwich

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6087

    image: WRNS personnel marching on parade within the courtyard of Queen's House in Greenwich. The WRNS ratings march in single file around the edge of the rectangular courtyard, with two officers standing in the right foreground inspecting them. They...

  • An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    (art) Made by: Burns, Kitty 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 7234

    image: A woman in WRNS uniform sits in a canvas-backed chair. She rests one leg on a chair to the left and has her trousers gathered up casually revealing her ankles. She holds a cigarette in her left hand, and just below there is a mug balancing on the...

  • Courtyard, Queen Anne's House, Greenwich

    Courtyard, Queen Anne's House, Greenwich

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6088

    image: A few WRNS personnel, nurses and orderlies stand and walk within the rectangular courtyard of Queen's House in Greenwich. They are surrounded on all sides by the grand architecture of the building.

  • Runaway Horse in an Air-raid alarm, London, Autumn 1939

    Runaway Horse in an Air-raid alarm, London, Autumn 1939

    (art) Made by: Thornycroft, Priscilla (Artist) 1955

    Art.IWM ART 17474

    image: a black horse falls in the gutter as it impales itself on some twisted railings. The horse bears its teeth as blood pours from its throat. In the background is a view along an empty London street.

  • Convoy from Malta

    Convoy from Malta

    (art) Made by: Hailstone, Bernard 1944

    Art.IWM ART 16759

    image: A view of the port of Augusta, in Sicily, with a convoy sailing through the neck of the harbour. The rural coastal landscape is visible in the foreground, with a few large buildings towards the middle of the composition. The continuing coastline...

  • The Wreck of the Tirpitz, June 1945

    The Wreck of the Tirpitz, June 1945

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5441

    image: The remains of the German battleship 'Tirpitz', lying on her side in the waters of Tromso Fjord, Norway.

  • Salisbury Plain 1942

    Salisbury Plain 1942

    (art) Made by: Spender, Humphrey 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15861

    image: A view of Salisbury Plain, showing its use as an area for military activities during wartime. In the foreground is a paved single track pathway lined with barbed wire and with small metal spikes across the road, demonstrating the existence of anti...

  • Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward

    Art.IWM ART LD 2899

    image: a large landscape scene of military exercises on Dunwich Common. On the far left soldiers are seen constructing tank fascines and defences. Churchill tanks are in the centre of the composition with four tanks in the middle distance, one of which...

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