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  • The Burning of the Cholera Dead

    The Burning of the Cholera Dead

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles

    Art.IWM ART 15417 60

    image: A grim scene in a clearing in the jungle. There is a large fire in the centre of the composition with several naked corpses on the ground in the foreground. Able bodied prisoners, only wearing shorts, lift corpses towards the fire and maintain the...

  • After the Battle, Singapore; British Troops Marching to Changi, Sketched from a Red Cross Truck

    After the Battle, Singapore; British Troops Marching to Changi, Sketched from a Red Cross Truck

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15417 1

    image: British troops on the march to Changi after fighting on Singapore. They march away from the viewer in a long column, the road running into the distance at the top of the composition. In the foreground is a Red Cross truck containing injured men.

  • Kiirung Airfield, Formosa : 7th September 1945, with a wrecked Japanese fighter on the air-strip

    Kiirung Airfield, Formosa : 7th September 1945, with a wrecked Japanese fighter on the air-strip

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-07

    Art.IWM ART LD 5539

    image: a wrecked plane lies on the side of an airfield, surrounded by the debris from other planes. In the background there is a row of planes standing next to a runway and some low brick buildings.

  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-08

    Art.IWM ART 15417 59

    A view from afar of a large bridge being constructed across a river. Both river banks are covered in jungle vegetation with a few buildings visible immediately on both banks. Many people are also visible though only as tiny dots in the distance. There is...

  • Singapore: The remains of one of the big defence guns

    Singapore: The remains of one of the big defence guns

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 5827

    image: Remains of a camouflaged artillery gun in a concrete emplacement

  • 'Scorched Earth' - Devastated Rubber Plantations

    'Scorched Earth' - Devastated Rubber Plantations

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 5828

    image: View of the remains of a rubber plantation after deliberate firing

  • Hong Kong

    Hong Kong

    (art) Made by: Morris, James

    Art.IWM ART LD 5830

    image: a view looking down on to Hong Kong with ships in the bay and mountains in the distance.

  • A Chinese Merchantman sunk in Hong Kong Harbour

    A Chinese Merchantman sunk in Hong Kong Harbour

    (art) Made by: Rosoman, Leonard Henry 1945-09-17

    Art.IWM ART LD 5644

    image: The funnel and two masts of a sunken vessel rise up out of the water. Several buildings on the harbour are visible behind, and a mountain rises up in the background.

  • A Crater in the Naval Dockyard, Hong Kong

    A Crater in the Naval Dockyard, Hong Kong

    (art) Made by: Rosoman, Leonard Henry 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5650

    image: A view looking down into a hole in the dockside. The damage has exposed the wooden structure underneath and the metal cables within the concrete. Boats can be seen out at sea in the background, with mountains beyond.

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