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  • Instructional Films

    Instructional Films

    (art) Made by: Schmolle, Stella L M

    Art.IWM ART LD 2762

    image: a film being projected at the front of an army hut from behind the audience of uniformed personnel, at least some of whom are female. One man stands behind the projector in the aisle.

  • A Barrack-room

    A Barrack-room

    (art) Made by: Vaughan, John Keith 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2412

    image: an interior of a military barrack room, with men sitting and standing on two-tiered bunk beds. In the foreground a man stands on the top bunk, with a row of three bunk beds along the wall behind him, all occupied with other men. A single light...

  • ATS Quarters

    ATS Quarters

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1639

    image: A camp of Nissen huts contained within small brick enclosures. ATS workers use the roped pathway which connects the huts, going about their daily business. In the background is dense woodland.

  • FIDO in Operation

    FIDO in Operation

    (art) Made by: Sorrell, Alan 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5593

    image: A runway at night, with fires burning down the sides. An aircraft is landing. The moon is visible through the clouds.

  • Wind and Rain : A British airfield

    Wind and Rain : A British airfield

    (art) Made by: Seago, Edward Brian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3117

    image: A wet road running through an airfield dotted with windswept figures in raincoats leaning into the wind. A lone figure cycles across the background, past a truck parked in front of a hangar.

  • Artificial Trees

    Artificial Trees

    (art) Made by: Bishop, B V

    Art.IWM ART LD 3020

    Image: a Short Stirling bomber is being worked on by three men, outside a hangar. The hangar is painted with a camouflage design and camouflage netting is suspended above the plane.

  • ATS at Mess

    ATS at Mess

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 87

    image: Female ATS personnel queue up in the centre to receive their food in the Mess. Other women are already seated eating at tables on the left and right. In the background, two people perform on a stage.

  • The Brigadier Inspects an AA Site

    The Brigadier Inspects an AA Site

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 1670

    image: We see the Brigadier, followed by another officer inspecting some concrete emplacements. To the right is a soldier wearing a leather jerkin and holding a cloth. At his his feet there is a metal bucket and just behind him, a swab leaning against...

  • A Squad of D & M Recruits doing General Training on Internal Combustion Engines : 56th Army Training Regiment

    A Squad of D & M Recruits doing General Training on Internal Combustion Engines : 56th Army Training Regiment

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 89

    image: Recruits work in small groups on internal combustion engines in a military workshop. In the background, a senior officer stands before a blackboard addressing a class of recruits.

  • A Hutted Encampment

    A Hutted Encampment

    (art) Made by: Sorrell, Alan 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3077

    image: a detailed view from above of an RAF camp set amongst trees. The camp is full of Nissen huts with troops walking and cycling along the connecting roads, the main one of which runs from the bottom right corner in the foreground to the top left in...