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  • Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3914

    image: a squared up sketch of four British soldiers manning a trench mortar position in a wood. The four men form a human chain from right to the left, the man on the right taking mortars from a stack under the parapet and passing them along, with the...

  • An Advanced Post, Day

    An Advanced Post, Day

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1157

    image: Three British soldiers shelter under a corrugated iron roof in an advanced post. Another soldier sits in the immediate foreground on sentry duty, looking towards one of the stacked rifles on the left, which has a small mirror mounted on the...

  • 'Stand To' Before Dawn

    'Stand To' Before Dawn

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1160

    image: British infantrymen stand-to in a duckboarded trench. They lean against the parapet looking over the breastworks into No Man's Land, with their rifles beside them. There are two large puffs of smoke from artillery fire hanging in the dawn sky...

  • Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening (IWM ART 3910)

    Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening (IWM ART 3910)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3912

    image: four British soldiers and an officer man a trench mortar position in a wood. Two of the men prepare the mortars, which lie in two lines on the floor of the post, as well as stacked in a position under the parapet to the left. One man stands and...

  • An Advanced Post, Night

    An Advanced Post, Night

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1158

    image: a night scene inside the trench of an advanced post with four British infantrymen; they are all posed with their backs to the viewer. Two stand at the bottom of the trench, the others sit and lean higher up the trench wall. They all appear to be...

  • Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3915

    image: a study of three British soldiers manning a trench mortar position in a trench near a wood. Two men stand either side of the weapon, the man to the right loading it with mortars and the man to the left holding the barrel and looking out over No...

  • Study for 'Stand To' before Dawn. (No 1160)

    Study for 'Stand To' before Dawn. (No 1160)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3920

    image: a squared up study of five British infantrymen at 'Stand To' in a front line trench at dawn. Four of the men stand on the firestep, carefully looking over the parapet towards No Man's Land. One of the men, in the centre, stands...

  • A Lewis Gun: Anti-aircraft Pit

    A Lewis Gun: Anti-aircraft Pit

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 2703

    image: a British soldier stands next to a mounted Lewis gun in an anti-aircraft pit dug into the ground, looking up at a biplane in the sky with a pair of binoculars. Immediately to the right of him is the entrance to a dug-out with a corrugated iron...

  • Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening. (No 3910)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3913

    image: a trench mortar position in a wood manned by four British soldiers. Two men ready the mortars, with one setting the fuses and another kneeling beside stacks of mortars ready to pass them on. The other two men stand either side of the weapon, one...

  • A Bombing Post in the Snow

    A Bombing Post in the Snow

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1159

    image: Four British infantrymen wearing greatcoats and winter clothing lie in a shell hole in snow-covered No Man's Land, which is littered with barbed wire.

  • Study for an Advanced Post: Night. (No 1158)

    Study for an Advanced Post: Night. (No 1158)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3921

    image: a night scene inside the trench of an advanced post with four British infantrymen on duty, all posed with their backs to the viewer. Two stand at the bottom of the trench, while the others sit and lean higher up on firesteps on the parapet,...

  • A Trench Mortar Firing at Evening

    A Trench Mortar Firing at Evening

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3910

    image: Five soldiers in a trench. The two central figures are firing a mortar at a target to the right of a copse of decapitated trees. There are three vertical clouds of smoke rising from the ground where the mortar has hit. The soldier on the far right...