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  • Kemmel Hill Seen from an Aeroplane

    Kemmel Hill Seen from an Aeroplane

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C

    Art.IWM ART 6343

    image: An aerial view from an aircraft over Kemmel Hill and the surrounding Flanders landscape. The hill itself is in the middle ground, with the top of the hill under artillery bombardment. Before the hill is a small valley that is also under...

  • Swooping Down on a Taube
Britain's Efforts and Ideals'; Making Aircraft

    Swooping Down on a Taube Britain's Efforts and Ideals'; Making Aircraft

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM ART 696

    image: a British Royal Flying Corps biplane swoops down towards a German Taube aircraft. The British fighter is surrounded by an area of sunlight, diagonal beams of light creating a spectacular effect on the broken cloud in the sky.

  • 'Plug Street' (Ploegsteert) Village : An Unusual Compliment To One Of Our Airmen: A 'Black Maria' To Himself

    'Plug Street' (Ploegsteert) Village : An Unusual Compliment To One Of Our Airmen: A 'Black Maria' To Himself

    (art) Made by: Handley-Read, Edward 1915

    Art.IWM ART 180

    image: a view across an open battlefield with what appears to be a Royal Flying Corps Maurice Farman biplane having just dropped a bomb. There is an explosion of earth and black smoke in the right foreground, the black smoke bomb described in military...

  • Army Reconnaissance

    Army Reconnaissance

    (art) Made by: Wyllie, Harold 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2754

    image: An aerial view of aircraft flying over the landscape. In the left foreground is a German Fokker E.III monoplane, with other aircraft in the centre of the composition surrounded by puffs of smoke caused by anti-aircraft fire. A river is visible in...

  • Powell, Frederick J (Oral history)

    Powell, Frederick J (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1973-01-25

    87

    British officer served as pilot with 5 and 40 Sqdns, Royal Flying Corps on Western Front, 1915-1917; served as chief fighting instructor with Northern Groups, Royal Flying Corps in GB, 1917; commanded 43 Training Sqdn, Royal Flying Corps in GB, 1917;...

  • Over the Lines

    Over the Lines

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1917

    Art.IWM ART 515

    image: An aerial view over a battle-scarred landscape, with a village, roads and the lines of trenches visible below. A British biplane is shown in flight with white puffs of anti-aircraft fire around it.

  • Berry, William Stanley (Oral history)

    Berry, William Stanley (Oral history)

    part of "Mattress for folding bed" (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1973-02-26

    1

    British stores clerk served in City of London Volunteer Corps in GB, 1914-1915; served with Royal Flying Corps in GB, 1915; NCO served with 41 Sqdn, Royal Flying Corps on Western Front, 1916-1918

  • Nursing Home the Straggler

    Nursing Home the Straggler

    (art) Made by: Arnold, Norman G 1919

    Art.IWM ART 1930

    image: an aerial view of a squadron of British Bristol F2B fighter biplanes accompanying a damaged aircraft home. The planes fly above the clouds, and in the distance the sun has set on the horizon.

  • Winterbotham, Frederick William (Oral history)

    Winterbotham, Frederick William (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1984

    7462

    British officer served with 29 Sqdn Royal Flying Corps on Western Front, 1917; POW in Germany, 1917-1918. Served as Head of Air Staff Department, Secret Intelligence Service in London, 1929-1945

  • The Landscape, Hill 60

    The Landscape, Hill 60

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1155

    Image: a battle scarred landscape with a small lake surrounded by hills. The water has been disturbed by multiple hits and smoke rises from explosions. A few biplanes are engaged in a dogfight in the sky above.

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