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  • In the Jungle - Prisoners Cutting Into the Mountain near Konyu, Thai-Burma Railway, June 1943

    In the Jungle - Prisoners Cutting Into the Mountain near Konyu, Thai-Burma Railway, June 1943

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15747 83

    image: A large team of Far East Prisoners of War work in a deep railway cutting through a mountain, using only picks and bare hands. A Japanese guard, armed with a large club, stands on the left watching. Three men in the foreground are picking up and...

  • The Gun Sentry

    The Gun Sentry

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-29

    Art.IWM ART 1404

    image: a sailor stands beside a large gun at the stern end of a troop transport ship, looking out to sea with the ship's wake curving off into the distance. The gun deck consists of numerous planks of wood.

  • Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3038

    image: view a ship overlooking two Oerlikon anti-aircraft gun nests. Two sailors are stationed at each emplacement and appear to be inspecting and cleaning the guns. The deck of the ship is visible below, with a lifeboat to the right.

  • In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943-06-01

    Art.IWM ART 15747 87

    image recto: A group of eight Prisoners of War. Their clothes are threadbare, and they carry baskets of rocks in a continuous chain towards the left of the picture, returning towards the right with empty baskets. They are watched over by two Japanese...

  • Ships at Anchorage

    Ships at Anchorage

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 7255

    image: a view of the bow of a ship anchored next to a quayside covered in wire and large buoys. There are four sailors at work on the ship, one is adjusting the tarpaulin which is covering the gun on the deck of the ship.

  • The Submarine Picket

    The Submarine Picket

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-27

    Art.IWM ART 2951

    image: a few British infantrymen, wearing lifejackets, sit in narrow boats attached to the side of a transport ship looking out to sea for submarine activity. They have rifles at the ready for sightings. In the distance a Royal Navy destroyer is steaming...

  • Lowering a Mine into the Mining Deck: December 1940

    Lowering a Mine into the Mining Deck: December 1940

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead 1940-12-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1372

    view: a group of sailors lower a large mine down through a hole in the surface of the ship's deck.

  • Children killed by a Grenade, Italy 1944

    Children killed by a Grenade, Italy 1944

    (art) Made by: Houghton, Stanley 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4612

    image:A woman stands in the foreground with the covered corpse of a child at her feet. Behind her two soldiers are carrying a limp body out of a ruined building. Next to them are two shrouded corpses on the ground. A third soldier is speaking to a group...

  • Troops Newly Embarked on an LCI in the Evening

    Troops Newly Embarked on an LCI in the Evening

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1944-06-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4438

    image: view of the deck of a landing craft busy with the bustling of British soldiers. Men stand and sit around, a man in the foreground approaching the doorway of a stairwell down below deck. An Oerlikon gun, the two barrels pointing skywards, is...

  • Final Stages of the German War: The Ferry-boat 'Goethe' at Frankfurt-am-Main

    Final Stages of the German War: The Ferry-boat 'Goethe' at Frankfurt-am-Main

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5244

    image: a view of a bombed bridge, the central portion has collapsed into the river. A line of people queue at the river bank to board a ferry. On the far bank the cathedral can be seen in the distance. In the foreground there is a Bofors gun emplacement...

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