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  • 3 Inch Mortar Section

    3 Inch Mortar Section

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1604

    image: In the centre of the image a group of soldiers are seen standing on a bank firing a mortar gun. They are being watched by a group of three officers standing to the right. In front of them is a soldier reviewing their target through binoculars.

  • Crossing Gwynant Lake, North Wales

    Crossing Gwynant Lake, North Wales

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 3436

    image: there are large explosion in the lake, surrounding the small rowing boats filled with soldiers making their way across the water. Mountains rise in the distance.

  • Training at a Battle School, Llanberis, North Wales

    Training at a Battle School, Llanberis, North Wales

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3420

    image: a view looking down on British Army training exercises in the lake in Llanberis. There are two rowing boats full of soldiers in the water, surrounded by explosions and clouds of smoke. Rows of soldiers are also lying on the bank, pointing their...

  • Gun Drill, Fort Mombasa, Kenya, 1943

    Gun Drill, Fort Mombasa, Kenya, 1943

    (art) Made by: Mimpriss, Violet Baber 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 5582

    image: The interior of a gun emplacement within a fort, with bare-chested African troops engaged in gun drill. To the right men tend the gun itself, with the breech visible. The gun is held in a circular mounting, which has stacks of large shells on it...

  • Harbour Defences

    Harbour Defences

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1219

    image: a harbour with two lighthouses positioned on the ends of the two walls that mark the entrance. A coastal defence gun protrudes from the right and soldiers stand at their outpost, another large gun positioned before the foremost lighthouse. The...

  • Training at a Battle School

    Training at a Battle School

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3445

    image: in the foreground British soldiers lie spread-eagled on the ground with their rifles in a field. Ahead of them, on the other side of a barbed wire fence is an explosion throwing debris in to the air. Another group of soldiers can be seen training...