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  • 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.

  • A Fighting Emir: Mohammed Ali-el-Mauyed El Aden. Aged 65

    A Fighting Emir: Mohammed Ali-el-Mauyed El Aden. Aged 65

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-10-11

    Art.IWM ART 1568

    image: a half length portrait of an old Emir wearing a blue robe and white headdress. He has a thick white beard and has his left hand placed on the hilt of a sword, held within a scabbard at his waist.

  • A Punjabi, Arsuf

    A Punjabi, Arsuf

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 1571

    image: a full length portrait of an Indian Army infantryman sitting on the ground in the desert. He wears a steel helmet with a piece of material attached, covering the back of his head and neck. He has a pack on his back and leans his rifle against his...

  • A Punjab Sentry, Arsuf

    A Punjab Sentry, Arsuf

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 1570

    image: a half length portrait of an Indian Army infantryman on sentry duty in the desert. He has his pack on his back and wears a steel helmet with an extended piece of material covering the back of his head and neck from flies and sun. He supports his...

  • Anti-aircraft

    Anti-aircraft

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-03-26

    Art.IWM ART 2947

    image: a landscape view of two anti-aircraft batteries on raised platforms, manned by groups of soldiers; to the left a soldier takes sightings, while to the right are trees and tents.

  • Punjabis Marching

    Punjabis Marching

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 1686

    image: two Punjabi infantrymen of the Indian Army marching the the desert. They are shown in three-quarter length and in profile, so that the second man is partially obscured. Both wear shorts, knee-high socks and steel helmets with canvas attached to...

  • Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2501

    image: A line of Indian lancers charge at Turkish infantry across a valley, with high ground visible in the background. In the foreground two Turkish infantrymen lie on the ground as they are speared by two Indian lancers.

  • Umbrella Hill : the most advanced of the redoubts guarding Gaza

    Umbrella Hill : the most advanced of the redoubts guarding Gaza

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-10-30

    Art.IWM ART 1520

    image: British infantrymen advance at night across No Man's Land towards Turkish positions on Umbrella Hill, which rises up gently in the right background. The British soldiers, carrying rifles, move out of their advanced trenches in the left of the...

  • A Desert Sentry : one of the Lancers on the listening post

    A Desert Sentry : one of the Lancers on the listening post

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-13

    Art.IWM ART 1673

    image: an Indian Army Lancer on sentry duty in the desert, lying on the ground on his front with his rifle in firing position. He wears uniform and a sand-coloured turban.