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  • A Camouflaged Sniper watching his Target, Llanberis, North Wales

    A Camouflaged Sniper watching his Target, Llanberis, North Wales

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3422

    image: a head and shoulders depiction of a British infantry sniper in training in Wales. The sniper is shown wearing camouflaged kit and black face paint, aiming his rifle at a distant target.

  • Rifle Drill

    Rifle Drill

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 343

    image:A tented encapment. In the foreground there is a soldier in a vest and braces standing outside a tent, with three buckets on the floor. Inside the tent there is a man writing at a desk. In the background is a group of soldiers at drill.

  • Sunday Afternoon at Dartford Camp in the Early Days of the War

    Sunday Afternoon at Dartford Camp in the Early Days of the War

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 1548

    image: A fenced off clearing in a park with sandbags piled up around the area. In the foreground there is a sentry with a rifle. Soldiers stand at the fence talking to civilians. Next to them is a pram. Inside the fence a soldier stretched out on the...

  • Arrival of American Troops in Northern Ireland, January 1942: Troops Marching to the Station

    Arrival of American Troops in Northern Ireland, January 1942: Troops Marching to the Station

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 1820

    image: A line of troops march through some dockyard buildings while being watched by some dock workers to their left. Behind the workers there is a gun mounted on a truck which is manned by two soldiers. On the other side of the picture there are some...

  • Arrival of American Troops in Northern Ireland, January 1942: The March from the Docks

    Arrival of American Troops in Northern Ireland, January 1942: The March from the Docks

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 1819

    image: A line of troops march through some dockyard buildings while being watched by some dock workers to their left. Behind the workers there is a gun mounted on a truck which is manned by two soldiers. On the other side of the picture there are some...

  • West Country Manoeuvres: The Camp Fatigue

    West Country Manoeuvres: The Camp Fatigue

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 1490

    image: In the foreground there is a soldier collecting litter with a spike. Behind him there are two other men cleaning the floor. In the background the head and shoulders of a man washing himself are visible from behind a curtain. To the right of the...

  • West Country Manoeuvres: We Are Held Up by Ferocious Home Guards

    West Country Manoeuvres: We Are Held Up by Ferocious Home Guards

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 1493

    image: A group of soldiers in a country lane at night, a full moon in the sky. The soldiers are being held at gunpoint by a contingent of the Home Guard, one of whom is searching a large soldier standing to the right of the composition with his trousers...

  • King's African Rifles in Camp

    King's African Rifles in Camp

    (art) Made by: Obath, G

    Art.IWM ART LD 2748

    image: a military camp in Uganda, with two groups of infantrymen of the King's African Rifles being marched in formation. The group in the foreground is marshalled by a native NCO, the other group to the left is supervised by a white officer. The...

  • Harbour Defences

    Harbour Defences

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1219

    image: a harbour with two lighthouses positioned on the ends of the two walls that mark the entrance. A coastal defence gun protrudes from the right and soldiers stand at their outpost, another large gun positioned before the foremost lighthouse. The...

  • On the Range

    On the Range

    (art) Made by: Yates, Harold W 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 1964

    image: a group of soldiers stand in a field wearing greatcoats with the collars pulled up over their faces, surrounded by rifles . They are watching the shots of two other soldiers who lie on the ground in front of them, aiming their rifles out of the...

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