Search Our Collections

Category

Media

Display location

Showing 1 - 10 of 411 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3628

    image: a British stretcher-bearer, standing to the left, grasps the hand of a man who has been buried alive. Apart from his hand, the man is completely concealed underneath the dead bodies of two German infantrymen and various debris. They are in...

  • 'F' Force Survivors from the 'Death Railway'

    'F' Force Survivors from the 'Death Railway'

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 36

    A crowded, chaotic scene showing a flat, water-logged landscape with hills in the distance. In the foreground prisoners sit on the ground between stretchers holding sick or dead men. Standing amongst the prisoners are uniformed soldiers and men with Red...

  • View from the Graveyard looking North, Kanyu River Camp

    View from the Graveyard looking North, Kanyu River Camp

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART 16773

    image: A pen and ink drawing of a view looking up to hills and mountains in the distance. A low cane fence runs along the bottom of the composition, and beyond this the land is ense with shribbery and grassland. There appears to be a river running down...

  • IV. Unloading Sick and Dead From Up-country Working Camps and Chungkai Base Hospital Camp

    IV. Unloading Sick and Dead From Up-country Working Camps and Chungkai Base Hospital Camp

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART LD 6651

    Prisoners-of-war, supervised by soldiers, unload stretchers carrying dead and sick prisoners from small boats, which are visible on the left. Chungkai.

  • The Church of England Church and Cemetery, Kanyu River Camp, Nov 1942

    The Church of England Church and Cemetery, Kanyu River Camp, Nov 1942

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART 16772

    A pen and ink drawing of a makeshift outdoor cemetery and church. There are several marked graves on the left, and a cleared space with wooden benches on the right; both are enclosed by a low wooden fence. The river lies beyond. Annotations within the...

  • Another Pal

    Another Pal

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles

    Art.IWM ART 15417 72

    An emaciated prisoner covered in a blanket lies on his back, staring vacantly.

  • The Aussie Who Did Not Want To Die

    The Aussie Who Did Not Want To Die

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 73

    image: A naked, skeletal, emaciated prisoner lies on his side on a mat on the ground.

  • 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.

  • Over the Top

    Over the Top

    (art) Made by: Bateman, Harry

    Art.IWM ART 6331

    image: The aftermath of a shell blast. A group of men lay injured or dying in the bottom of a crater and are calling for help. In the background more men move forward into the heavy shelling.

  • Bringing Up Reserves

    Bringing Up Reserves

    (art) Made by: Bateman, Harry

    Art.IWM ART 6329

    image: A trench under heavy bombardment. A group of men pass by at a run with the last one shouting at someone behind him. Two bodies, one with an arm blown off, lie in the trench underneath a sign indicating the way to a first-aid post.

Pages