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  • 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...

  • HMS Brecon escorting an Aircraft-carrier from Algiers

    HMS Brecon escorting an Aircraft-carrier from Algiers

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4883

    image: a view looking back towards a ship painted with dazzle patterns, sailing ahead of the aircraft carrier on the horizon. In the foreground a sailor can be seen raising the Scottish flag.

  • Our First Glimpse of the Desert near Suez
'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    Our First Glimpse of the Desert near Suez 'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2106

    image: Through a network of rigging a sailor looks towards a mountainous coastline. A light anti-aircraft gun facing the sky is immediately to his right and four ships lie in the water before the coastline.

  • Guard Tent : 2nd Desert Motorised Regt (former Arab Legion)

    Guard Tent : 2nd Desert Motorised Regt (former Arab Legion)

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2010

    image: Six officers of the 2nd Desert Motorised Regiment (former Arab Legion) pose next to a tent in the desert. Three officers stand holding their guns and the three others kneel on the ground in front.

  • Basutos Cleaning a Mobile 3.7 HAA Gun

    Basutos Cleaning a Mobile 3.7 HAA Gun

    (art) Made by: Browne, Kenneth G

    Art.IWM ART LD 5307

    image: A group of Basutos gather around two field guns. One is pointing upwards at a low, grey sky and a man stands on its base.

  • Shaikh Haji Khaiyun al-Ubaid, paramount Shaikh of the 'Ubudah Tribe

    Shaikh Haji Khaiyun al-Ubaid, paramount Shaikh of the 'Ubudah Tribe

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4563

    image: Three-quarter portrait of a seated man in traditional Arab dress with a sword resting across his knees

  • Three Armed Muntafiq Women, 1944

    Three Armed Muntafiq Women, 1944

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4570

    image: Three women, masked and robed in traditional Arab dress, sitting beneath a tent and each holding a rifle

  • 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...