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  • Chinese heads on poles in Singapore

    Chinese heads on poles in Singapore

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6042

    The severed heads of three Chinese men placed on the end of tall wooden poles on the side of a road. A few people walk along the side of the road towards the viewer with a wheeled vehicle moving in the opposite direction. Buildings and a flag pole upon...

  • Spastic paraplegia

    Spastic paraplegia

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6040

    A full-length portrait of a thin prisoner-of-war wearing only shorts and shoes, and a leg support to help him re-learn how to walk after a long illness.

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6031

    Open-topped train carriages containing prisoners-of-war, many of whom are holding out their arms for food from the people by the side of the railway, who are in the bottom left of the composition. A steam engine is directly behind the carriage to the...

  • In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943-06-01

    Art.IWM ART 15747 87

    image recto: A group of eight Prisoners of War. Their clothes are threadbare, and they carry baskets of rocks in a continuous chain towards the left of the picture, returning towards the right with empty baskets. They are watched over by two Japanese...

  • Refugees, Malaya, January 1942

    Refugees, Malaya, January 1942

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1942-01-01

    Art.IWM ART 15746 F1

    image recto: A sketch of refugees walking down a jungle road. The main figures of a man and woman, both dressed in Chinese clothes. The man is wearing a large horn hat and carries a pole on his right shoulder. The woman is wearing a headscarf and...

  • The Notorious Form, Singapore, 5 September 1942

    The Notorious Form, Singapore, 5 September 1942

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1942-09-05

    Art.IWM ART 15747 42

    image: A copy of the undertaking not to attempt to escape issued by the Japanese military authorities and completed by Searle. To the left of the form is a drawing of two Japanese guards - one appears to be an officer as he is holding a samurai sword....

  • Sick and Dying: Cholera Lines - Thai-Burma Railway, 1943

    Sick and Dying: Cholera Lines - Thai-Burma Railway, 1943

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15747 103

    image: A camp on the Thai-Burma Railway. A group of five emaciated men stand around bamboo stretchers lying on the ground, each containing the corpse of a cholera victim tightly wrapped and bound in a cloth. On the right a sick man sits up on a bed,...

  • How a big bombing attack is prepared

    How a big bombing attack is prepared

    (art) Made by: Lambert, E G 1943-09-04

    Art.ILN: 0404

    Watercolour adhered overall to a sheet of grey board. Media includes black ink, black typescript, pencil and black rubber stamp ink.

  • The Third Year, Changi Gaol, 1945

    The Third Year, Changi Gaol, 1945

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1945

    Art.IWM ART 15747 173

    image: A portrait of an emaciated prisoner of war, naked except for a loin cloth and straw hat, sitting dejectedly on the ground. He is holding a cigarette in his left hand and picking at a bandage on his leg with his right hand.

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