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  • Landscape near Ismailia : distant warship on Lake Timsah

    Landscape near Ismailia : distant warship on Lake Timsah

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-10

    Art.IWM ART 1424

    image: a view across the Egyptian landscape near Ismailia. In the right foreground is a small cluster of trees, with an Egyptian man with a horse and cart standing near to what appears to be a camp to the left. In the distance a Royal Navy warship sails...

  • By the Ouse Again : Hospital Ship "Indiana"

    By the Ouse Again : Hospital Ship "Indiana"

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-23

    Art.IWM ART 1433

    image: in the immediate foreground a young boy lies on a stretcher with his arms by his side on the deck of a hospital ship, his eyes looking to the right. Beside him and behind him are other boys also lying on stretchers.

  • The Gun Sentry

    The Gun Sentry

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-29

    Art.IWM ART 1404

    image: a sailor stands beside a large gun at the stern end of a troop transport ship, looking out to sea with the ship's wake curving off into the distance. The gun deck consists of numerous planks of wood.

  • On the Bridge : the Captain

    On the Bridge : the Captain

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-03-28

    Art.IWM ART 1410

    image: a profile depiction of a bearded Royal Navy Captain of a troopship standing on the bridge holding a pair of binoculars in his left hand. A destroyer is visible sailing parallel to the troopship in the background. There is a signal tube and...

  • The Suez Canal by Night

    The Suez Canal by Night

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-05

    Art.IWM ART 1413

    image: a view of a large ship in the Suez Canal on a pitch black night, the scene only illuminated by a small searchlight beam from the deck of the ship onto a patch of water.

  • Holy Communion : the Quartermasters Office in the stern

    Holy Communion : the Quartermasters Office in the stern

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-03-28

    Art.IWM ART 1402

    image: a scene inside the Quartermaster's office in a cabin onboard a troopship. A padre performs a holy communion ceremony, standing before an improvised altar at a table to the right. On the left several men and officers kneel in prayer, wearing...

  • The Promenade Deck at Night

    The Promenade Deck at Night

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-03-28

    Art.IWM ART 1407

    image: a view along the promenade deck of a troopship at night, with British soldiers asleep amongst blankets on the floor of the deck to the right. On the left a sentry stands with a rifle with his back to the sea, with other men standing by the...

  • Loading Provisions

    Loading Provisions

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-06-16

    Art.IWM ART 2943

    image: a view along a wooden decked pier or wharf within a large harbour. A transport ship is moored on the left, shown from the stern end. Egyptian dock workers load boxes of supplies along the wharf and up a gangway, with two British Army officers in...

  • Heroes : in the stokeholds of the Mercantile Marine

    Heroes : in the stokeholds of the Mercantile Marine

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-26

    Art.IWM ART 1409

    image: a subterranean view of stokers at work below deck on a ship, with three men shovelling coal into small, fiery openings that illuminate their faces and bodies in the gloom.

  • A Concert

    A Concert

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-30

    Art.IWM ART 1408

    image: a view of the covered promenade deck on a troopship completely full of British soldiers and, in the immediate foreground, nurses, who are watching a concert performance in the background left.

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