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  • A Gun At Thélus

    A Gun At Thélus

    (art) Made by: John, Augustus E

    Art.IWM ART 3997

    image: a British artillery position, with one heavy gun and two gunners shrouded by camouflage netting suspended from thin poles. The gun is protected by a wall of sandbags and a large number of shells are lined up in the foreground.

  • A 7.2 Gun in Action

    A 7.2 Gun in Action

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry

    Art.IWM ART LD 3900

    image: A view inside a camouflaged atillery emplacement made up of sandbags and netting draped over trees. A 7.2 Howitzer is being held in place by two soldiers on the left. On the right hand side four more crew members prepare ammunition.

  • Fortified Islands in the Bristol Channel: 2" Naval UP Projector on an earlier fortification

    Fortified Islands in the Bristol Channel: 2" Naval UP Projector on an earlier fortification

    (art) Made by: Howard-Jones, Ray 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3527

    image: A Naval UP Projector standing on top of an old fortification. The gun is manned by two uniformed figures, one on either side. In the foreground there are two sets of steps: one leading up to the soldiers and the second leading down to a doorway in...

  • Fortified Islands in the Bristol Channel: 6" Naval gun emplacement, Gallipoli Gun, Steepholm

    Fortified Islands in the Bristol Channel: 6" Naval gun emplacement, Gallipoli Gun, Steepholm

    (art) Made by: Howard-Jones, Ray 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3525

    image: A covered gun emplacement looking out over water with a figure standing behind.

  • Battle of Arakan, 1943: Artillery Observation Post on Pentlebury Hill, Rathedaung Front

    Battle of Arakan, 1943: Artillery Observation Post on Pentlebury Hill, Rathedaung Front

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3333

    image: a soldier stands in the left foreground, looking beyond the artist. Behind him one soldier leans against a bank on which a second soldier sits. A third soldier sits behind them. They are keeping watch over a dense area of foliage with a glimpse of...

  • Money is Still Needed

    Money is Still Needed

    (posters) Made by: Thomas, Bert (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM PST 10318

    whole: the image is placed across the top third, with the title across the bottom within a black box. image: two-tone image of three sailors loading a small naval gun. text: [blank] money is still needed so keep on buying WAR BONDS No. 125 THE...

  • Study for 'The Gunnery Lesson'

    Study for 'The Gunnery Lesson'

    (art) Made by: Grant, Duncan James Corrows 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15547

    image: An artillery piece set up inside a room for training purposes. The windows are open and a river and bridge are visible below. The barrel of the gun points out through the window facing across to the far side of the river.

  • Camouflage Nets Baffle the Hun

    Camouflage Nets Baffle the Hun

    (posters) Made by: Chapman, W R (Undefined) 1941

    Art.IWM PST 8034

    whole: the image covers the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in orange cursive script, and in green. All set against a brown background. image: two British soldiers operate a 25-pounder field gun in the...

  • On a Fortified Island in the Firth of Forth : six inch gun emplacement

    On a Fortified Island in the Firth of Forth : six inch gun emplacement

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1267

    image: Two soldiers are seen climbing out of a system of trenches towards a gun which is shown above them, pointing out, over the edge of the island. Down in the trenches two other figures are just visible. In the foreground is a covered machine gun...

  • Study for 'Gun Emplacement'

    Study for 'Gun Emplacement'

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 7249

    image: a view looking down upon a coastal gun emplacement surrounded by sandbags. One soldier attends to the gun while two others sit, bare-chested, on the sandbags. Upper right, the artist has made some small sketch details of the scene.

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