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  • WITH THE R.A.F. IN THE PERSIAN GULF

    WITH THE R.A.F. IN THE PERSIAN GULF

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CM 6013

    Air Commodore Whitney Straight, CBE, MC, DFC, Air Officer Commanding R.A.F. Transport Command, Middle East, saying goodbye to the Sheikh Khalifa, cousin of the ruler of Bahrain, and his two sons, during a tour made by the A.O.C. to staging posts in the...

  • WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN NORTH AFRICA

    WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN NORTH AFRICA

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    ME(RAF) 7874

    Winston Churchill in conversation with Air Chief Marshal Sir Sholto Douglas and General Sir Alan Brooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff (CIGS) in the garden of the British Embassy in Cairo in August 1942.

  • FIRST PICTURES FROM THE LIBYAN BATTLE

    FIRST PICTURES FROM THE LIBYAN BATTLE

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

    E 12633

    Lieutenant General Ritchie directing the battle from his advanced Headquarters in Libya. With him are his two Corps Commanders, Lieutenant General Willoughby Norrie, DSO, MC, and Lieutenant General 'Strafer' Gott, DSO, MC.

  • Ruth Earley Practices on Setting - ENSA Production, Garrison Theatre Stage, 1942

    Ruth Earley Practices on Setting - ENSA Production, Garrison Theatre Stage, 1942

    (art) Made by: Graves, Frank 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 7198

    image: A woman with her back to the artist practises playing the piano on a stage amongst parts of the set.

  • American Soldiers Prepare Nissen Hut Stage Prior to ENSA Show, 1943

    American Soldiers Prepare Nissen Hut Stage Prior to ENSA Show, 1943

    (art) Made by: Graves, Frank 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 7199

    image: American soldiers and men in civilian clothing move items and curtains on stage in preparation for an ENSA theatrical performance. The stage is set within the curved corrugated roof of a Nissen hut.

  • GENERAL WAVELL VISITS THE FRONT IN SYRIA AND WATCHES OPERATIONS DURING HIS STAY

    GENERAL WAVELL VISITS THE FRONT IN SYRIA AND WATCHES OPERATIONS DURING HIS STAY

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

    E 3833

    The Commander in Chief at an observation post at Merdjayoun, personally directing operations.

  • THE SIGNING OF THE PEACE CONVENTION BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF SYRIA AND GENERAL SIR HENRY WILSON AT SIDNEY SMITH BARRACKS, ACRE

    THE SIGNING OF THE PEACE CONVENTION BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF SYRIA AND GENERAL SIR HENRY WILSON AT SIDNEY SMITH BARRACKS, ACRE

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

    E 4189

    A general view of the signing, showing General Sir Henry Wilson putting his signature to the Convention.

  • THE GREEK GOVERNMENT IN EXILE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE GREEK GOVERNMENT IN EXILE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British Army official photographer

    MEM 1991

    The Crown Princess Frederika of Greece inspecting the Guard of Honour of the Cape Corps when visiting the South African Base Depot, Middle East Headquarters.

  • PICTURES FROM IRAN

    PICTURES FROM IRAN

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

    E 5329

    British troops attacked the island of Aradian on the River Shatt-el-Arab, at the head of the Persian Gulf, in order to gain control of a large oil refinery, belonging to the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company. Indian troops were landed from assault ships from the...

  • Art and Architecture - The Mosque

    Art and Architecture - The Mosque

    (posters) Made by: Leacroft, Richard (Undefined) 1946-02

    Art.IWM PST 16962

    whole: the four images are positioned in the lower half, upper left and upper right. The title is separate and located across the top edge, in black and in red. The text is separate and placed over the majority, in black and in red. All set against a...

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