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  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART LD 6652

    The interior of a hospital ward of a prisoner-of-war camp at Chungkai. There are two rows of rudimentary beds or benches lining the tent walls. Thin men with severe malnutrition sit on the beds, whilst another stands in the aisle in the foreground. The...

  • British Women and Children Interned in a Japanese Prison Camp, Syme Road, Singapore

    British Women and Children Interned in a Japanese Prison Camp, Syme Road, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5620

    image: The interior of a wooden hut with two large windows behind giving onto sunlit green foliage. In the centre of the floor is a tin bath full of water. On the right two women talk. Beyond them another woman supervises a child washing. Seven...

  • Orderly On His Rounds in X Ward, Changi Gaol, Singapore, With POW's Suffering from Starvation and Beri-Beri

    Orderly On His Rounds in X Ward, Changi Gaol, Singapore, With POW's Suffering from Starvation and Beri-Beri

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5618

    image: The interior of a sparsely furnished hut with four men sitting on bare board beds in the foreground. To the right stands another man, and a corridor peopled with figures beyond him. All the men are emaciated, though one figure has an incongrously...

  • Carrying Out the Dead, Canchanburi Base Hospital

    Carrying Out the Dead, Canchanburi Base Hospital

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 91

    image: Two prisoners-of-war carry a stretcher, bearing the dead body of a fellow prisoner, through a hut in a hospital camp in Kanburi, Thailand. Fellow prisoners sitting in the foreground look on, illuminated by a single lamp hanging from the ceiling.

  • Living Quarters, Adam Park Camp, Singapore

    Living Quarters, Adam Park Camp, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1945

    Art.IWM ART 15417 33

    The crowded living quarters of Adam Park Camp, Singapore. Prisoners-of-war sit on the wooden-planked floor of a large building, whilst others sit on bunk beds.

  • Singapore: The cookhouse, Changi Gaol. British POW's prepare their main meal of rice.

    Singapore: The cookhouse, Changi Gaol. British POW's prepare their main meal of rice.

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 5825

    image: Interior of a FEPOW cookhouse showing emaciated men stirring rice soaking in enamel baths, with other men carrying heavy iron pans filled with rice