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  • Parachute Drop

    Parachute Drop

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3072

    image: numerous paratroopers in the process of landing on a flat area of ground in Algeria, with mountains in the background. The parachutes they use are in several colours: dark green, yellow and red.

  • Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-07

    Art.IWM ART LD 5527

    image: a view along a narrow bamboo hut with sleeping platforms down each side or the room and a table and benches running down the central gangway. A British officer stands with his back to the artist, talking to two Japanese soldiers. Towards the back...

  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5040

    image: In the foreground three carefully camouflaged British snipers wearing camouflaged smocks have positioned themselves amongst the rocks and vegetation of a hill side. They appear to be overlooking a road that winds through hilly coastal country. The...

  • Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4830

    image: A view of a bomb damaged landscape and some of the remnants of the defences of the Siegfried Line. There are shell- holes in the ground, two large damaged pill-box structures and a town and trees are visible on the horizon.

  • Herbillon, Algeria

    Herbillon, Algeria

    (art) Made by: Nicholson, Roger 1943-08-02

    Art.IWM ART LD 3675

    image: an open landscape of hills and a lake bordered with sharp rocks. In the foreground soldiers can be seen resting under mosquito nets.

  • A Convoy Bivouac during the Retreat to the Coast, France : May 1940

    A Convoy Bivouac during the Retreat to the Coast, France : May 1940

    (art) Made by: Seddon, Richard Harding 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5983

    image: soldiers setting up camp next to a large wooded area. Some are gathering wood while others have already set up low tents and shelters.

  • Signalling HMS Bulldog from the Shore, near Veulette : 10th June 1940

    Signalling HMS Bulldog from the Shore, near Veulette : 10th June 1940

    (art) Made by: Seddon, Richard Harding 1940-06-10

    Art.IWM ART LD 5986

    image: a view of some British soldiers signaling from a beach to HMS Bulldog. The soldiers stand on an unusual white rock formation, the sunset casting long shadows across the beach.

  • Tank Recovery during the Retreat to the Coast, France : June 1940

    Tank Recovery during the Retreat to the Coast, France : June 1940

    (art) Made by: Seddon, Richard Harding 1940-06-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5984

    image: a damaged light tank is hauled onto a wheeled truck with ropes by British soldiers. The tank's tracks have been damaged and a section of one of them lies on the road in the right foreground. A large military truck is waiting for the wheeled...

  • British and French Troops rescued by HMS Boadicea, near Veulette : 19th June 1940

    British and French Troops rescued by HMS Boadicea, near Veulette : 19th June 1940

    (art) Made by: Seddon, Richard Harding 1940-06-19

    Art.IWM ART LD 5987

    image: British and French soldiers can be seen climbing up a net onto the deck of HMS Boadicea from a small rescue boat sailing next to the destroyer.

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