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  • A Partisans' Post on a Dyke Wall

    A Partisans' Post on a Dyke Wall

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5033

    image: Two uniformed Italian partisans are keeping watch in a trench at the top of the dyke. Behind them another man is lying on his back in the grass on the slope. To the left two other partisans are crouching on the road cleaning a gun.

  • 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...

  • Per Ogni Bomba nel 1939 Trenta Bombe nel 1943 [For Every Bomb in 1939 Thirty Bombs in 1943]

    Per Ogni Bomba nel 1939 Trenta Bombe nel 1943 [For Every Bomb in 1939 Thirty Bombs in 1943]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1943

    Art.IWM PST 8646

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title and text are integrated and located in the lower half, in black. All set against a white background. image: a depiction of a bomb falling towards a broken swastika. A red area is superimposed over the...

  • Cesena : the barrack-room of a Basuto Pioneer Company under winter conditions

    Cesena : the barrack-room of a Basuto Pioneer Company under winter conditions

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward

    Art.IWM ART LD 4961

    image: a view along a narrow barrack room with a curved ceiling and high, patched windows. Groups of soldiers gather around two large stoves. Packs and rifles lie on the floor along the walls of the rooms.

  • Gerbini, Sicily

    Gerbini, Sicily

    (art) Made by: Eadie, Ian G M 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3696

    image: A view of a field on a hill scattered with bare bushes and trees. At the top of the hill there is a ruined building. Lower down the hill are two tanks. One is upright, the other is lying on its side rusting, with broken treads trailing in the...

  • Forward Patrols in the Outskirts of Giarre, Sicily, August 11th 1943

    Forward Patrols in the Outskirts of Giarre, Sicily, August 11th 1943

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3391

    image: view of a street with three British soldiers of a forward patrol carefully surveying the scene. One of the men, armed with a tripod-mounted machine gun, lies on the pavement facing left with his machine gun to provide covering fire. One man armed...

  • Melilli Caves, Sicily: part of the Mine Store

    Melilli Caves, Sicily: part of the Mine Store

    (art) Made by: Worsley, John 1943-08-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 3366

    image: a view through the straight-edged outer walls of caves used for storing mines, with some spherical naval mines visible in the dark entrance to a cave on the right. Through the gap between the outer walls can be seen a group of four soldiers and...

  • A 7.2 Gun Emplacement in the Hills

    A 7.2 Gun Emplacement in the Hills

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5028

    image: In the foreground two British soldiers sit near some ammunition. Behind them a howitzer points away from the viewer towards some yellow mountains in the background. A single soldier leans over some sandbags behind the gun.

  • 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.

  • Warships at Algiers

    Warships at Algiers

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4880

    image: The bows of three vessels are moored to the wharfside in the foreground. There are two landing boats tied up against the wharf, and a small tug behind. More ships are moored further along the wharf, and a parade of buildings lines the street up...