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  • Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    (art) Made by: McCormick, Arthur David 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2620

    image: Three Women's Royal Naval Service ratings are at work using communications equipment inside a room of a Royal Navy barracks. A WRNS officer stands talking to a Royal Navy officer behind them.

  • J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    (art) Made by: Dring, William 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2452

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service busy working on the inner components of a torpedo. The torpedo is mounted on metal supports and separated into two main sections. Further torpedoes are visible behind the two women.

  • WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    (art) Made by: Forbes, Stanhope 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2621

    image: A genre painting of an interior below deck on a warship. Portholes open to the left of the image. In the foreground three women sit binding the edges of a large sail sheet. In the background there is a work table. A girl in full WRNS rating...

  • An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    (art) Made by: Burns, Kitty 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 7234

    image: A woman in WRNS uniform sits in a canvas-backed chair. She rests one leg on a chair to the left and has her trousers gathered up casually revealing her ankles. She holds a cigarette in her left hand, and just below there is a mug balancing on the...

  • A WRNS Officer

    A WRNS Officer

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6080

    image: A full length portrait of an officer of the WRNS wearing uniform. She sits on a small wooden table with her coat on the chair beside her. There is a chart illustrating types of aircraft on the wall of the room behind her.

  • The Dirty Plate

    The Dirty Plate

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6089

    image: WRNS personnel stand in a kitchen or canteen clearing dishes. In the centre of the composition a woman hands a dirty plate to another woman, whilst another stands to the right holding a pile of plates. There are two other women in the background.

  • WRNS Working in the Galley

    WRNS Working in the Galley

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2389

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service at work in a galley, the foremost one rolling pastry with a rolling pin on a table against the wall to the left. To her left is a baking tray with a large sausage roll inside it. The women work...

  • WRNS Working in Battery Sheds

    WRNS Working in Battery Sheds

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2396

    image: two Wrens in overalls standing and bending over, working in the interior of a shed amongst rows of large batteries and other equipment.

  • Headquarters Room, Southwick Park, Portsmouth, June 1944

    Headquarters Room, Southwick Park, Portsmouth, June 1944

    (art) Made by: Freedman, Barnett 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4638

    image: A view of the interior of the busy Headquarters Room in Southwick Park, Portsmouth during preparations for the D- Day landings. There is a huge map of southern England, the English Channel and northern France mounted on the far wall, with various...

  • WRN Air Mechanic, Portland 1983

    WRN Air Mechanic, Portland 1983

    (art) Made by: Hogan, Eileen 1983

    Art.IWM ART 15749

    image: An female air mechanic stands in the centre of an aircraft hanger, a box of tools at her feet and helicopters in the background.