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  • Troops with Anti-Tank Mortar, West Germany: Preparations for 'Lionheart' September 1984

    Troops with Anti-Tank Mortar, West Germany: Preparations for 'Lionheart' September 1984

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Sonia 1984

    Art.IWM ART 15954 13

    image: three British soldiers on exercise in a grassy landscape in West Germany. One of the men sits in the grass manning a large anti-tank mortar, with two comrades standing behind him, one looking towards a wood on the horizon.

  • Arakan Campaign: Battle of Donbaik. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers on the beaches, 18th February 1943

    Arakan Campaign: Battle of Donbaik. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers on the beaches, 18th February 1943

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3682

    image: a desolate beach scene with two dead British infantrymen lying in the foreground. A helmet, rifle and other equipment lie discarded in the sand near the soldiers, and there are a few other bodies in the background. Scorched trees and vegetation...

  • Sapper Hill Rapier Position, 7 July 1982

    Sapper Hill Rapier Position, 7 July 1982

    (art) Made by: Kitson, Linda 1982

    Art.IWM ART 15530 57

    image: A hillside position, with the Rapier surface-to-air missile emplacement on the right.

  • On the Italian Front

    On the Italian Front

    (art) Made by: Kemeny, Kalman

    Art.IWM ART 6236

    image: a view across a shallow valley landscape on the Italian Front, with a grave marked by a white wooden cross and cap in the right foreground. There are a few lines of barbed wire before a stream at the centre of the valley, wooded hills rising up in...

  • Stanley from Sapper Hill as it first appeared to the British Forces

    Stanley from Sapper Hill as it first appeared to the British Forces

    (art) Made by: Kitson, Linda 1982

    Art.IWM ART 15530 56

    image: Looking down towards houses along the shore where ships are moored. In the foreground, the Union Jack flag is flying. Pieces of equipment have been left around, including a tripod.

  • Living Quarters on a Dispersed 'Z' (Rocket AA) Battery Site

    Living Quarters on a Dispersed 'Z' (Rocket AA) Battery Site

    (art) Made by: Sorrell, Alan 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3075

    image: a hutted camp with Nissen huts set amongst trees, with RAF airmen walking and cycling along the road in the foreground, seemingly on their way back to the camp. On the corner of the side road that leads to the camp is a sign marked 'Z Site...

  • Land Drainage: Overtime

    Land Drainage: Overtime

    (art) Made by: Casson, Bernard

    Art.IWM ART LD 2987

    image: a rural scene with women of the Women's Land Army working on land drainage. Four cranes are being used to create and maintain a series of drainage ditches filled with water. One of these cranes to the left has sunk into a water-logged patch...

  • The Battery Wagon Line

    The Battery Wagon Line

    (art) Made by: Holiday, Gilbert

    Art.IWM ART 184

    image: a large number of horses graze on grassy land behind the lines, wheeled artillery limbers lined up to the left. Artillery fire can be seen on the horizon.

  • Untitled

    Untitled

    (art) Made by: Léandre, Charles Lucien

    Art.IWM BUTE 372

    image: two figures are positioned at the top of a hill in the foreground. The figure to the left stands holding a crucifix and a burning torch, fanning the raging battle that goes on beneath him, to the left. The more typically Christ-like figure to the...

  • Soldier Guarding an Aerodrome

    Soldier Guarding an Aerodrome

    (art) Made by: Knight, Alick

    Art.IWM ART 16453

    image: a single British soldier stands on a wide aerodrome runway, devoid of features except a camouflaged pattern. The featureless landscape has a strangely surreal and futuristic feel to it.

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