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  • Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 3831

    image: a night scene at sea: two motor gun boats fire towards a third boat in the distance. The swell from the MGBs fills the foreground while the shots create an arch of light in the darkness.

  • Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3270

    image: two men, one wearing swimming trunks, the other wearing trousers, lie sunbathing on a gun in a gun emplacement, surrounded by a turquoise sea.

  • 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.

  • Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3276

    image: five sailors, including an officer face away from the viewer, holding rifles, leaning over the side of the ship. Two aim their guns at an orange mine floating in the sea.

  • 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.

  • The Ward Room : "HMS Southern Star"

    The Ward Room : "HMS Southern Star"

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3130

    image: a view through a doorway, looking out on to the deck of a trawler with a ship on the horizon. In the foreground a row of rifles are mounted on the wall next to a coat on a coat hook.

  • A Gun's Crew, ML 558

    A Gun's Crew, ML 558

    (art) Made by: Dodd, Francis 1918-11-01

    Art.IWM ART 1100

    image: four uniformed crew members are working on a deck gun; they appear to be demounting or remounting it.

  • On Board a Trawler : the Wardroom door

    On Board a Trawler : the Wardroom door

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 5006

    image: a view through a doorway, looking out on to the deck of a trawler with a stormy sea in the background. In the foreground a row of rifles are mounted on the wall.

  • Cleaning the Gun, HM Trawler Mackenzie

    Cleaning the Gun, HM Trawler Mackenzie

    (art) Made by: Dodd, Francis 1918

    Art.IWM ART 898

    image: standing on the left a sailor, wearing a life jacket, is thrusting a pole into the breech of a deck gun, most of the mechanism of which is to the right. Rigging and a white ensign are visible behing the gun, and other ships are visible on the...

  • HMS Curlew

    HMS Curlew

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1291

    image: A view from a section of upper deck along the length of the starboard side of a warship. In the foreground on the upper deck a sailor is helping to lower a small 'whaler' boat, which is visible on the left and has another sailor...

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