Search Our Collections
- Great Britain GB
- United Kingdom
- Egypt EG
- Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
- Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, UK
- London, England, UK
- Middle East
- Old Sarum, Wiltshire, England, UK
- RAF School of Army Cooperation, RAF Old Sarum, Old Sarum
- RAF Training Centre, Winter Gardens, Blackpool
- RAF Uxbridge, Uxbridge
- Uxbridge, Middlesex, England, UK
- Military Personnel
- Aircraft Accidents
- military buildings / installations
- women / women's work
- military engineering
- air raid / blitz
- bathing / toilet
- civilian personnel
- eating / drinking
- medals / orders / decorations
- medical / convalescence
- military manoeuvres
- Military training
- munitions / manufacture
- portrait / personification
- reconstruction / repair
- wounded / disabled
(art) Made by: Hailstone, Harold William
Art.IWM ART LD 5271
image: Interior view of a control room with male and female personnel logging aircraft at a blackboard and on the telephone. A group with binoculars stands at a window observing the planes as they land.
(art) Made by: Cundall, Charles Ernest 1941
Art.IWM ART LD 904
image: RAF airmen train in formation in the centre of the floor of a large theatre auditorium hung with chandeliers. There is a stage on the left and the walls are lined with viewing boxes, housing men watching the performance.
(art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1942
Art.IWM ART LD 2503
image: two WAAFs and an airman sit at a table in a watch room overlooking a moonlit airfield with one solitary plane standing on the runway. Behind them, in the foreground a second airman sits at a radio wearing headphones.
(art) Made by: Thomson, Alfred Reginald 1943
Art.IWM ART LD 3629
A naked man sits in a bath full of water. He has red burn marks on his legs. A nurse dressed all in white and wearing a mask over her nose and mouth stands by the side of the bath. She tends to the burn on the man's right thigh with a swab.
(art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945
Art.IWM ART LD 5509
image: two Liberators stand in a hangar workshop surrounded by scaffolding, wing and engine parts. Several uniformed workers stand beneath the plane.
(art) Made by: McGrath, Raymond 1940
Art.IWM ART LD 65
image: Interior of a construction hangar showing a view though a line of yellow-painted aircraft wings. A wingless aircraft stands in the background.
(art) Made by: Hudson, Eleanor Erlund 1942
Art.IWM ART 17438
image: two men in greatcoats, possibly airmen, relax in a canteen at a table, sideways on to the artist. One man is reading a book, while a black cat sits on the other's lap. In the background there are two other men, similarly dressed, deep in...
(art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian
Art.IWM ART LD 2320
image: a view looking down on a busy control room where uniformed women stand around a large map. They are moving markers around the map with poles. They are observed by men on the telephone in an enclosed gallery in the upper left.
The Battle of Egypt, 1942: Pilots of Hurribombers (No 274 Squadron) Reporting Bombing Results to the Intelligence Officer
(art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942
Art.IWM ART LD 2554
image: the crew of an RAF Hurribomber Squadron crowded in a tent in the North African desert. Five airmen are sat waiting to the right and another six are analysing results from a chart to the left. A Hurrican Bomber is visible in the background.
(art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942
Art.IWM ART LD 2548
image: the interior of an RAF operations tent, with several RAF personnel sitting in chairs, communications equipment in the background.