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  • AVIATION IN BRITAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR:  THE WORK OF SAMUEL FRANKLIN CODY IN AIRSHIP, KITE AND AIRCRAFT AERONAUTICS 1903 - 1913

    AVIATION IN BRITAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR: THE WORK OF SAMUEL FRANKLIN CODY IN AIRSHIP, KITE AND AIRCRAFT AERONAUTICS 1903 - 1913

    part of "DERA FARNBOROUGH (ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT)" (photographs) Made by: Royal Engineers official photographer 1913-08-11

    RAE-O 1010

    The funeral of S F Cody in Aldershot, Hampshire. Cody, fomer Chief Kite Instructor to the British Army Balloon Factory at Farnborough and aviation pioneer, was killed when the aircraft he was piloting broke up in mid air over Laffan's Plain....

  • THE BRITISH RED CROSS ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1915-1918

    THE BRITISH RED CROSS ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1915-1918

    part of "BARBOUR GEORGE (PROFESSOR) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Unknown

    Q 83705

    A priest with the No. 1 British Red Cross Society, probably carrying out last rites for an Italian soldier.

  • THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

    THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN, APRIL 1915-JANUARY 1916

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Brooks, Ernest (Lieutenant) (Photographer) 1915

    Q 13390

    Three Army Chaplains (Church of England, Roman Catholic and Presbyterian) attend the burial of four British soldiers.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 4416

    The Burial Service being read on board HMS SHEFFIELD for two of the crew of the German Tanker FRIEDERICH BREME who were killed by shell splinters during the shelling of the tanker by the cruiser in the North Atlantic. The service was attended by officers...

  • HISTORY OF THE IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM

    HISTORY OF THE IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM

    part of "IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH ARCHIVE MUSEUM EVENTS COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Nicholls, Horace

    Q 46450

    The Vickers QF 13pdr Horse Artillery Gun of E Battery, Royal Horse Artillery, returns to the Imperial War Museum's building in South Kensington, after firing the salute at the funeral of Earl Haig, February 1928. During the First World War, the gun...

  • BRITISH FORCES IN BERLIN, GERMANY 1949 - 1960

    BRITISH FORCES IN BERLIN, GERMANY 1949 - 1960

    part of "MINISTRY OF DEFENCE POST 1945 OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British Army official photographer

    BER 49-101

    The Berlin Blockade, 1949. Military funeral of Private Yeomans, 1st Worcestershire Regiment in the British Military Cemetery, Berlin. The shooting party prepares to fire a volley over the grave.

  • NAVAL BURIAL SERVICE AT DOUGLAS BANK CEMETERY, ROSYTH, SCOTLAND, 30 SEPTEMBER 1944

    NAVAL BURIAL SERVICE AT DOUGLAS BANK CEMETERY, ROSYTH, SCOTLAND, 30 SEPTEMBER 1944

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 25833

    21 crewmen of the escort carrier HMS NABOB who were killed when their ship was torpedoed during an attack on the German battleship TIRPITZ are buried with full naval honours at Douglas Bank Cemetery. The Reverend G Davies conducts the service at the...

  • SPAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR 1890 - 1914

    SPAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR 1890 - 1914

    part of "LONSDALE HUGH (5TH EARL OF)" (photographs) 1906-05

    HU 68384

    Dead and injured lie in a Madrid street following the detonation of a terrorist bomb during an unsucessful attempt to assassinate King Alfonso XIII of Spain and his bride, the German Princess Victoria Eugénie of Battenberg as they returned from their...

  • BRITISH FORCES IN BERLIN, GERMANY 1949 - 1960

    BRITISH FORCES IN BERLIN, GERMANY 1949 - 1960

    part of "MINISTRY OF DEFENCE POST 1945 OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: British Army official photographer

    BER 49-203-012

    The funeral of a Royal Air Force aircrew at the British cemetery in Berlin, 19 July 1949. Five RAF air crew were killed when their Handley Page Hastings crashed on take off from Tegel airport in Berlin on 15 July. This was the twentieth and final fatal...

  • Carrying The Dead

    Carrying The Dead

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 17099

    image: two groups of soldiers walk towards a cross in a procession lead by a priest . They are carrying stretchers containing corpses wrapped in Union Jacks.

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