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  • Liberation and Battle of France: An Unfinished Launching Platform for the V2 Rocket at Brix, near Cherbourg

    Liberation and Battle of France: An Unfinished Launching Platform for the V2 Rocket at Brix, near Cherbourg

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4477

    image: A wrecked launching platform for a V2 rocket

  • Troops Newly Embarked on an LCI in the Evening

    Troops Newly Embarked on an LCI in the Evening

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1944-06-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4438

    image: view of the deck of a landing craft busy with the bustling of British soldiers. Men stand and sit around, a man in the foreground approaching the doorway of a stairwell down below deck. An Oerlikon gun, the two barrels pointing skywards, is...

  • Sea Transport: Norwegians Loading a Dangerous Cargo on D Day, 6th June 1944

    Sea Transport: Norwegians Loading a Dangerous Cargo on D Day, 6th June 1944

    (art) Made by: Howard-Jones, Ray 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4729

    image: three Norwegian troops carefully load dangerous cargo onto a small ship, with the mast immediately behind them. Another man carries a long pole across the gangway onto the ship. Another Norwegian soldier leans against a metal strut on the dockside.

  • Sea Transport : Poles loading bombs

    Sea Transport : Poles loading bombs

    (art) Made by: Howard-Jones, Ray 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4728

    image: a view over the deck of a merchant ship, with bombs being moved down into the hold using a crane. Two sailors supervise from the left, whilst a man casually sits with his legs dangling over the edge of the large hole that leads to the hold. Other...

  • A Pill-box, St Aubin-sur-Mer, 1944

    A Pill-box, St Aubin-sur-Mer, 1944

    (art) Made by: Russell, C A 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 5564

    image: a view out of a gun emplacement opening, looking out at a derelict house by the sea. The remains of the gun are visible on the right side of the frame.

  • Normandy June 1944: Naval Control Post on the Beaches

    Normandy June 1944: Naval Control Post on the Beaches

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4392

    image: An embankment above a beach covered with barbed wire and guns hung with tarpaulins. The sea is filled with ships and boats of various kinds. A group of soldiers is walking up off the beach, while two men are looking out to sea. One is holding a...

  • 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,...

  • Gun-Team Firing in the Rain, Normandy : June 1944

    Gun-Team Firing in the Rain, Normandy : June 1944

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay 1944-06-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4208

    image: set in a rural landscape, a gun crew fires from an emplacement under cover of camouflaged nets.

  • A Small Flying-bomb Site at Château de Montigny, near Rouen

    A Small Flying-bomb Site at Château de Montigny, near Rouen

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay

    Art.IWM ART LD 4630

    image: A track running through a wooded area. A second track runs across the foreground of the drawing. Next to this is the entrance and steps down to an underground room in the forest floor. Behind this is a bunker on the left.