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  • 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...

  • A Range-finder in Hot Sunlight

    A Range-finder in Hot Sunlight

    (art) Made by: Rosoman, Leonard Henry 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5625

    image: A machine set in a circular base, elevated above ground-level on four tall legs. The sun beans down on the structure casting a dark shadow on the yellow-coloured ground below.

  • 'Angry Aeroplanes': Two Avengers on the Flight Deck of "HMS Formidable"

    'Angry Aeroplanes': Two Avengers on the Flight Deck of "HMS Formidable"

    (art) Made by: Rosoman, Leonard Henry

    Art.IWM ART LD 5629

    image: Two dark-coloured machines with circular shaped wings and their landing wheels down, set against a mottled terracotta coloured background.

  • Borneo : Officers' Mess, 3/8 Gurkha Regiment

    Borneo : Officers' Mess, 3/8 Gurkha Regiment

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 5826

    image: a view inside an officer's mess tent where two bare-chested officers play ping pong on the right while on the left, a third man sits at a long table laid for a meal and chats to an officer standing opposite him.

  • Look-out

    Look-out

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 5859

    image: on deck on a destroyer. A view of a bare-chested sailor in an anti-aircraft gun emplacement, looking out to sea with binoculars. An officer stands to his left looking over the side of the boat. There is a convoy of similar ships sailing up ahead.

  • Oiling at Sea

    Oiling at Sea

    (art) Made by: Baker-Smith, Malcolm 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4224

    image: A closely cropped image looking down on two sailors leaning over an open hatch. One is sitting at the edge of the hatch with his feet pushed against the two edges. He is leaning over and supporting a barrel suspended by a pulley. The other man is...

  • Rear-Admiral C E Douglas-Pennant, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC

    Rear-Admiral C E Douglas-Pennant, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC

    (art) Made by: Hailstone, Bernard

    Art.IWM ART LD 5857

    image: a half-length, seated portrait of Rear-Admiral C E Douglas-Pennant in uniform.

  • Naval Headquarters, Colombo

    Naval Headquarters, Colombo

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5765

    image: An aerial view over a district by the sea. There is a large colonial-type villa on the right, surrounded by a lawn and trees. The buildings on the left face onto a road busy with canvas-covered trucks. The tall, grey-bricked building on the...

  • Rangoon, May 1945. A view from the Royal Naval Signal Tower

    Rangoon, May 1945. A view from the Royal Naval Signal Tower

    (art) Made by: Morris, James

    Art.IWM ART LD 5530

    image: A view across the war damaged rooftops of Rangoon from an open balcony. A sailor, standing right, uses a signaling lamp to signal to a ship in the distant harbour, while another notes the responses.

  • Royal Navy: Far East, WW2: Petty Officer 1940;
Rear Admiral, 1940; Rating, Far East 1945

    Royal Navy: Far East, WW2: Petty Officer 1940; Rear Admiral, 1940; Rating, Far East 1945

    (art) Made by: Baker, Alix 2001

    Art.IWM ART 17108 9

    image: Three depictions of naval personnel. On the left is a Petty Officer blowing a whistle, wearing all white uniform. In the centre stands a Rear Admiral, wearing white uniform and with his arms crossed. A Rating stands on the right, also wearing...

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