Search Our Collections

Category

Media

Showing 1 - 10 of 118 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • LIEUTENANT COLONEL WILLIAM BROWN

    LIEUTENANT COLONEL WILLIAM BROWN

    part of "BOND OF SACRIFICE - FIRST WORLD WAR PORTRAITS COLLECTION" (photographs)

    HU 93355

    Lieutenant Colonel William Brown. Unit: Assistant Director of Supply & Transport, 8th Division, Army Service Corps. Death: Not known.

  • THE SERVICE OF SERGEANT PERCY ELGEY WITH THE 1/4TH SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY IN INDIA AND MESOPOTAMIA 1914-1918

    THE SERVICE OF SERGEANT PERCY ELGEY WITH THE 1/4TH SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY IN INDIA AND MESOPOTAMIA 1914-1918

    part of "ELGEY PERCY (SERGEANT)" (photographs) 1916

    HU 95128

    River steamer and barge carrying the 1/4th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry from Basra up the River Tigris to the front in Mesopotamia.

  • River and Railway. On the Tigris below Amara

    River and Railway. On the Tigris below Amara

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1871

    image: a view from the back of a ship along the Tigris river, with the ship's wake in the water in the foreground. To the left a local dhow boat has just sailed around a bend in the river, whilst to the right a train steams along a railway.

  • The Tigris at Samara

    The Tigris at Samara

    (art) Made by: Revel, John Daniel

    Art.IWM ART 4046

    image: a view of the Tigris river near Samarra at sunset, with the silhouette of a boat sailing towards the left foreground and two large buildings on the horizon.

  • A Marsh Arabs' Bellam under Sail: Tigris

    A Marsh Arabs' Bellam under Sail: Tigris

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2417

    image: a sketch of a local sailing boat under sail, with the outline of a river bank in the background.

  • Hit: West

    Hit: West

    (art) Made by: Revel, John Daniel

    Art.IWM ART 2354

    image: a view along a road leading into the centre of Hit, with a figure riding a mule and another figure moving along the road in the foreground. The simple, square, sandy coloured buildings of the town rise up in the background, dominated by a minaret...

  • In Asha Creek, Basra

    In Asha Creek, Basra

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2431

    image: several small local boats moored beside a series of stone steps, leading from a creek up to a busy street in Basra. Supplies and items for trade and sale are unloaded from the boats, with bundles being carried up the steps. Crowds of people fill...

  • A 'Bellam' in a Narrow Creek at Basra : 'Bellam is the Arabic name for the long narrow canoe-shaped boat of the country, the gondola of Basra and the Tigris

    A 'Bellam' in a Narrow Creek at Basra : 'Bellam is the Arabic name for the long narrow canoe-shaped boat of the country, the gondola of Basra and the Tigris

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1893

    image: an Arab man manoeuvres a bellam canoe down a narrow creek, which is bordered by flowers, lush vegetation and two palm trees.

  • Sheik Saad on the Tigris

    Sheik Saad on the Tigris

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1849

    image: a view of a paddle-steamer and a local dhow sailing boat on a picturesque curved stretch of the Tigris river. A low mountain range is visible across the horizon.

  • THE MESOPOTAMIA CAMPAIGN 1914 - 1918

    THE MESOPOTAMIA CAMPAIGN 1914 - 1918

    part of "LYNDEN-BELL L A (COLONEL)" (photographs) 1916

    Q 71329

    British river steamers, known as 'P Boats' on the River Tigris below Amara. Each boat has a barge lashed to each side to increase its carrying capacity for troops or equipment. This was standard practice in Mesopotamia during 1915 and 1916,...

Pages