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  • Arm Him

    Arm Him

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3378

    whole: the image is positioned lower right, with text, in black, placed in the top left. A large black arrow below the text and to the left points down towards the image. All is set against a plain white background. image: a British soldier, standing...

  • British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5040

    image: In the foreground three carefully camouflaged British snipers wearing camouflaged smocks have positioned themselves amongst the rocks and vegetation of a hill side. They appear to be overlooking a road that winds through hilly coastal country. 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...

  • Mulberry Harbour

    Mulberry Harbour

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 5445

    image: A view from the top of a cliff on the Normandy coast of the Mulberry harbour at Arromanches. Numerous large concrete caissons form a roughly circular harbour within which are a number of ships. In the foreground on the cliff top are two rifles,...

  • The Tank-harbour Area near Boulogne, 1944

    The Tank-harbour Area near Boulogne, 1944

    (art) Made by: Russell, C A 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 5562

    image: Two Sherman tanks on a beach with the tide out. There are two more in the distance, next to an army truck.

  • 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.

  • An AA Site (Rockets)

    An AA Site (Rockets)

    (art) Made by: Casson, Bernard

    Art.IWM ART LD 2653

    image: a view through a corrugated iron arch, looking out on an anti-aircraft battery at night. In the centre of the site two men stand on the roof of a hut next to an aerial, keeping watch. They are surrounded by anti aircraft guns pointing up at the...

  • A Bailey Bridge and V2 Trail

    A Bailey Bridge and V2 Trail

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay

    Art.IWM ART LD 4916

    image: soldiers involved in the construction of a Bailey bridge propped on four blocks. Foreground right several Officers and civilians stand around and watch the process. In the sky above a V2 smoke trail crosses the sky.

  • An AA Battery in Holland: January 1945

    An AA Battery in Holland: January 1945

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 4917

    image: a British anti-aircraft battery in a flat, snow-covered Dutch landscape. Two guns are on the right, with their crews busying themselves amongst them. Further back in the middle of the composition is another AA gun.

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