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  • 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.

  • Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Health (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 14158

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre. The title and text are separate and placed in the upper quarter and lower quarter, in black and in orange. Further text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in black, set against an orange background...

  • Join the Tank Corps

    Join the Tank Corps

    (posters) Made by: Higham, Charles Frederick (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 13492

    whole: the main image is positioned in the lower half, with a smaller image positioned in the top edge centre. The title and text are separate and positioned in the upper half, in white. All held within a narrow white border and set against a blue...

  • '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...

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • By Pass Le Deliverande: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    By Pass Le Deliverande: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert

    Art.IWM ART LD 6251

    image: A road running through some trees with a house in the background.

  • Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6031

    Open-topped train carriages containing prisoners-of-war, many of whom are holding out their arms for food from the people by the side of the railway, who are in the bottom left of the composition. A steam engine is directly behind the carriage to the...

  • Table Mountain; sunrise
'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    Table Mountain; sunrise 'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2101

    image: The deck of a ship and men are looking out to the landscape of the sea and table mountain in the distance. Some men are still asleep on the floor or in hammocks.

  • Prisoners Working On A Cutting

    Prisoners Working On A Cutting

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 17098

    image: prisoners wearing only shorts and boots work with pickaxes on the cliff surface in between two rock walls. Further along the track similarly dressed men struggle to maneuver a boulder into a small wooden carriage, watched by uniformed guards.

  • Wanted - Smart Men for the Tank Corps

    Wanted - Smart Men for the Tank Corps

    (posters) Made by: Leete, Alfred (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3929

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in red and black. The text is partially integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in white held within a red area. All set against a white background...

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