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  • The Crutch we Want

    The Crutch we Want

    (posters) Made by: Cheviot, Lilian (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 10829

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title integrated and positioned upper centre, in red outlined black. The text is integrated and positioned across the lower half in brown, and in red outlined black. Further text is separate and positioned...

  • Caen


    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4513

    image: a view along a street in Caen which has been almost wholly demolished. Large piles of rubble lie amongst ruined facades of buildings along either side of the road. In the foreground there is a small area marked with four wooden crosses with German...

  • Bernières-sur-Mer : the church steeple after the German snipers had been killed

    Bernières-sur-Mer : the church steeple after the German snipers had been killed

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 4366

    image: looking up at the church steeple from ground level. There are shell holes puncturing the masonry and much of the church roof is damaged.

  • Flying-bomb Site at Bonningues showing the Ramp

    Flying-bomb Site at Bonningues showing the Ramp

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay

    Art.IWM ART LD 4644

    image: the flying bomb ramp ascends upwards in the background through the woods, while the foreground is filled with charred trees and rubble.

  • Albert


    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5928

    image: A large column of horse-drawn British carts move along a road through the French town of Albert. The road is muddy, the landscape is bare and the buildings in the background have been badly damaged by artillery fire.

  • An Evening in the City : April 1941

    An Evening in the City : April 1941

    (art) Made by: Hailstone, Bernard 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1354

    image: firemen hose down a smoking fire in pile of rubble, surrounded by the remains of bombed buildings in a London street. Through the damaged facades the unharmed spire of St James Garlickhythe is visible in the background.

  • Smash Japanese Aggression!

    Smash Japanese Aggression!

    (posters) Made by: Nockolds, Roy Anthony (Undefined) 1942

    Art.IWM PST 14992

    whole: the image occupies the upper three-quarters, with the title and text are separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background. image: a depiction of four British Vickers Wellington bomber aircraft dropping...

  • Your Canteen in Action

    Your Canteen in Action

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 15824

    whole: the three images are positioned in the lower three-quarters, each held within a narrow black border. An emblem featuring a lion and a rising sun is located in the lower right, held within a black circular border. The title and main text are...

  • Ruined Country: Old Battlefield, Vimy, near La Folie Wood

    Ruined Country: Old Battlefield, Vimy, near La Folie Wood

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 721

    image: a landscape looking over an old battlefield near Vimy in France. In the foreground the earth is carpeted with different coloured mosses and grass, heavily scarred from past shellfire. There are lines of skeletal-like trees beyond, and dramatic...

  • Post Office Buildings

    Post Office Buildings

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 939

    image: a bomb site in the foreground with steel girders sticking up out of the rubble. In the background buildings remain standing, however men can be seen at work securing the building on the right.