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  • Halfaya Pass

    Halfaya Pass

    (art) Made by: Chaddock, Jack 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 3403

    image: A view of the back of a tank driving along a desert road, closely followed by a military motorbike. They appear to be following a convoy of vehicles driving ahead on a road that winds around some hills in the distance. Along one side of the road...

  • Caen : 1944

    Caen : 1944

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 5793

    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 three wooden crosses with...

  • The Falaise Gap, 1944

    The Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4984

    image: the stiff corpses of four horses lie in the mud in front of two empty carts. In the background there is a German armoured vehicle surrounded by a landscape of burnt and broken trees.

  • Dead Men's Shoes : French refugees raking over German clothing in the Falaise Gap, 1944

    Dead Men's Shoes : French refugees raking over German clothing in the Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4982

    image: a group men and women stand in a bomb-ravaged landscape surrounded by burnt trees and vehicles. A dead horse lies on the ground behind them. They are searching through cloth and debris on the ground with their hands and with sticks.

  • Strongpoint Taken

    Strongpoint Taken

    (art) Made by: Black, Sam 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4649

    image: Three German soldiers' corpses are strewn across the grass in the foreground. In the background is a dark, black mangled structure next to an artillery gun. Behind this are some British soldiers and, to the left, a smoking ruin.

  • The Falaise Gap, 1944

    The Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4987

    image: a man lies face down in the mud, in a war-ravaged landscape with burnt trees disappearing into the distance. He is surrounded by the stiff corpses of three horses. An empty cart stands in the background.

  • THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 2344

    Crossing the Rhine 24 -31 March 1945: Two young German soldiers, one injured, the other dead. As they advanced into Germany, the Allied soldiers were constantly surprised at the extreme youth of the enemy forces.

  • Caen

    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...

  • OPERATION 'MARKET GARDEN' - THE BATTLE FOR ARNHEM, SEPTEMBER 1944

    OPERATION 'MARKET GARDEN' - THE BATTLE FOR ARNHEM, SEPTEMBER 1944

    part of "44TH PARACHUTE BRIGADE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Unknown 1944-09

    HU 2135

    German photograph of British dead after the battle of Arnhem, September 1944.

  • One of the Death Pits, Belsen. SS guards collecting bodies

    One of the Death Pits, Belsen. SS guards collecting bodies

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5105

    image: View from one end of a huge mass grave containing the emaciated remains of Belsen inmates. SS guards, guarded by British soldiers, are throwing more bodies into the pit. Part of the Belsen compound can be seen in the background

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