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  • Army Recruitment

    Army Recruitment

    (art) Made by: Walker, Ray

    Art.IWM ART 15423

    image: A triptych of three equal-sized panels depicting British soldiers, British military insignia, military equipment and symbols. These include the insignia of the SAS and the Parachute Regiment, a Union Jack, and the symbol of the Ulster Volunteer...

  • German Star Shells : men at the guns off the German coast, 11th August 1918

    German Star Shells : men at the guns off the German coast, 11th August 1918

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1356

    image: Sailors man two guns on the deck of a ship in the immediate right foreground, with another Royal Navy warship just visible in the background. The night scene is illuminated by a single German star shell in the sky.

  • Sergeant J P Kenneally, VC : 1 Battalion, Irish Guards

    Sergeant J P Kenneally, VC : 1 Battalion, Irish Guards

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3395

    image: a half-length, seated portrait of Sergeant J P Kenneally, holding a rifle and wearing a tin helmet.

  • An Air Gunner In A Gun-turret : Sergeant G Holmes, D.F.M

    An Air Gunner In A Gun-turret : Sergeant G Holmes, D.F.M

    (art) Made by: Mansbridge, John 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 374

    image: a head and shoulder portrait of Sergeant G Holmes in a gun turret, wearing flying gear and goggles pushed up onto his forehead.

  • A Grave in a Trench

    A Grave in a Trench

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2976

    image: A view along the remains of an old trench, scattered with debris. Among the weeds and rocks there is a helmet, a boot, a rifle. A grave with a wooden marker cross stands in the centre of the composition.

  • Group of Prisoners

    Group of Prisoners

    (art) Made by: Eales, Edward A 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 7281

    image: A group of German prisoners, some fearfully sitting and crouching and some standing, are surrounded by three armed British soldiers. Other prisoners with their hands up are visible in the right background. The sky is dark with cloud and a plume of...

  • Fampoux

    Fampoux

    (art) Made by: Gill, Colin U 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2280

    image: The extensively bomb-damaged village of Fampoux. In the foreground are various pieces of debris, including rusty barbed wire, bricks and two artillery shells, which are standing upright apparently unused. Further back can be seen the remains of...

  • Armament School, Uxbridge : WRAF at work in aerial gun-testing shop

    Armament School, Uxbridge : WRAF at work in aerial gun-testing shop

    (art) Made by: Glen, Graham

    Art.IWM ART 2458

    image: Several women of the Women's Royal Air Force at work in an aerial gun-testing shop. The women wear sandy coloured overalls and stand at pieces of machinery, with what appear to be Vickers machine guns laid out on a table. They are supervised...

  • Adam and Eve at Péronne

    Adam and Eve at Péronne

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2981

    image: A French peasant girl offers a soldier an apple. They stand in an archway beyond which lies the shell-damaged houses of Péronne. He is wearing full kit, and stands leaning on his rifle. She has a basket hanging from her wrist, wears a headscarf,...

  • AA Gun and Crew, 1942

    AA Gun and Crew, 1942

    (art) Made by: Gammage, Russell V 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 6160

    image: Two Royal Navy anti-aircraft gunners man their positions on the deck of a motor launch during an aerial attack. They both look skywards through the eye pieces of their guns, standing behind the metal gun shields. Another anti-aircraft gun position...

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