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  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH AFRICA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 974

    A 15cwt truck throws up a cloud of sand and dust while moving at speed along a desert track, 1 November 1940.

  • WOMEN AT WAR 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN AT WAR 1939 - 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    TR 743

    Auxiliary Territorial Service: ATS girls at the Royal Artillery Experimental Unit, Shoeburyness, Essex recover shells from the mud flats at low tide. The cart and horses used to transport the shells can also be seen.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    C 380

    Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA): Women pilots, forming a section of the Air Transport Auxiliary service, ferried new Royal Air Force aircraft from factory to aerodrome. Photograph shows Pauline Gower, Commandant of the ATA Women's Section, waving...

  • THE ABYSSINIAN CAMPAIGN 1941

    THE ABYSSINIAN CAMPAIGN 1941

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 1715

    Ethiopian camel troops transporting supplies through the bush, 22 January 1941.

  • MUNITIONS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN, 1941

    MUNITIONS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    P 126

    Three war workers transport a large bomb on a wheelbarrow as it leaves a munitions factory, somewhere in Britain. The barrow is being pushed by a male worker, whilst two female workers pull from the front of the barrow, using ropes.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: OPERATION HUSKY, SICILY, JULY 1943

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: OPERATION HUSKY, SICILY, JULY 1943

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

    A 17918

    Glimpse of the invasion coast as an armoured vehicle was being towed ashore from landing craft during the landings in Sicily at dawn of the opening day of the invasion.

  • Go by Shanks' Pony - Walk Short Distances

    Go by Shanks' Pony - Walk Short Distances

    (posters) Made by: Lewitt-Him (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 15265

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper right, in black. The subtitle and text is integrated and placed in the lower half, also in black. image: a depiction of a pony, with its torso shaped and coloured...

  • The Evacuation of Children from Southend, Sunday 2nd June 1940
Children in Wartime - Five lithographs by Ethel Gabain.

    The Evacuation of Children from Southend, Sunday 2nd June 1940 Children in Wartime - Five lithographs by Ethel Gabain.

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined) 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 264

    image: A crowd of children stand on a railway platform, waiting to be evacuated to the country.

  • TRAIN BUSTING IN THE CORTONA-AREZZO AREA, ITALY, JULY 1944

    TRAIN BUSTING IN THE CORTONA-AREZZO AREA, ITALY, JULY 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Tanner, A. R. (Captain)

    TR 2091

    A British soldier inspecting a goods train destroyed in raids by the Allied Air Forces on the Cortona-Arezzo line.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE AZORES, JANUARY 1944

    THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE AZORES, JANUARY 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    TR 1496

    Front view of a Royal Air Force Morris Light Armoured Car and a bullock cart on an airfield in the Azores.

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