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  • A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3628

    image: a British stretcher-bearer, standing to the left, grasps the hand of a man who has been buried alive. Apart from his hand, the man is completely concealed underneath the dead bodies of two German infantrymen and various debris. They are in...

  • Souscrivez pour la Victoire [Subscribe for Victory]

    Souscrivez pour la Victoire [Subscribe for Victory]

    (posters) Made by: Richard, M (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 4356

    whole: the image covers the majority of the poster area, with the title positioned across the top in red. Further text is positioned across the bottom, also in red. image: Victory leads the Allied armies, atop rolling clouds, across a battlefield of dead...

  • The Dance of Death - Death Intoxicated

    The Dance of Death - Death Intoxicated

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (7)

    image: the scene of a battle showing a British infantryman wearing a gas mask, poised to bayonet a German soldier emerging from a trench on the left of the composition. The German is unarmed and has his back to his assailant. Death, personified as a...

  • La Moisson

    La Moisson

    (art) Made by: de Bruycker, Jules

    Art.IWM ART 115

    image: a skeletal deathly miller stands underneath a windmill holding a German officer by the shoulders. The officer has his arm outstretched towards a skeletal Death, who stands in a field harvesting corpses with a scythe. A long line of skulls leads...

  • The First Field Dressing

    The First Field Dressing

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3634

    image: a British soldier dresses a wound on his left leg just above the ankle. He sits on the ground with a dead or wounded German infantryman beside him, along with a gas mask, a stick grenade, a knapsack, a water bottle and the package of his field...

  • MESSTER WOCHE 47 1915 [Main Title]

    MESSTER WOCHE 47 1915 [Main Title]

    (film) Made by: Messter Film (Production company) 1915-11

    IWM 483-5

    I. Portuguese language version of a German newsreel of their own forces on the Eastern Front, autumn 1915.

  • The Menin Road

    The Menin Road

    (art) Made by: Roberts, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 1168

    image: a view down the Menin Road in the Ypres sector of the Western Front. Two small columns of British troops march along the road, the foremost comprised of men of the Royal Field Artillery. Two ambulance trucks drive ahead of them. Alongside the road...

  • New Zealanders at Messines Ridge, 1917

    New Zealanders at Messines Ridge, 1917

    (art) Made by: Wright, Seppings 1917

    Art.IWM ART 199

    image: New Zealand infantrymen launch an attack on Messines Ridge. Numerous men are shown rushing a German trench, with further men moving rapidly up the ridge in the distance. The men in the foreground are fully armed for an assault, holding rifles,...

  • After the Battle

    After the Battle

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2706

    image: a view of a Western Front battlefield in the aftermath of battle, with rain falling from the sky. Four corpses lie amongst shattered trenches, with broken duckboards, barbed wire and corrugated iron littering the scene. There are also water filled...

  • Evening, After A Push

    Evening, After A Push

    (art) Made by: Gill, Colin U 1919

    Art.IWM ART 1210

    image: The original line, which the advancing army leaves behind in its forward movement, remains desolate and encumbered with the debris of battle. A dead German soldier lies at the foot of a smashed tree trunk while British soldiers holding rifles...