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A Bunyan-Stannard First-Aid Envelope for Protection against Infection in Burns, as issued to the RAF
(art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine
Art.IWM ART LD 3849
image 1: a pilot in a cockpit with the first aid envelope placed over his hand as he holds the fastening taught in his teeth. image 2: a gunner in action, facing the viewer and wearing the first aid envelopes on both hands. image 3: a pilot in profile,...
(art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1918
Art.IWM ART 4535
image: a view across an airfield in Italy, from high ground or from a plane. The airfield is bordered in the immediate foreground and on the right by large tents. In the middle of the composition an injured British pilot is being helped towards a...
Archibald McIndoe : Consultant in Plastic Surgery to the Royal Air Force, operating at the Queen Victoria Plastic and Jaw Injury Centre, East Grinstead
(art) Made by: Zinkeisen, Anna Katrina 1944
Art.IWM ART LD 6001
image: The plastic surgeon Archibald McIndoe conducting an operation in a theatre of the Queen Victoria Plastic and Jaw Injury Centre in East Grinstead, Sussex. He works on a patient under anaesthetic along with a team of seven staff who sit and stand...
(posters) Made by: Royal Air Force (publisher/sponsor)
Art.IWM PST 7807
whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper fifth, in black. The text is integrated and positioned in the upper three-quarters, in black and in red outlined black. All held within a narrow black border and set...
(art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943
Art.IWM ART 15747 103
image: A camp on the Thai-Burma Railway. A group of five emaciated men stand around bamboo stretchers lying on the ground, each containing the corpse of a cholera victim tightly wrapped and bound in a cloth. On the right a sick man sits up on a bed,...
(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: Ingram, Alex J 1942-11-04
Art.IWM ART LD 2976
image: In the foreground a damaged ambulance lies half-submerged in the sand, the back door detached. Two tanks, the foremost of which is clearly a Sherman, drive away from the viewer, creating a trail of sand and dust. Overhead the sky is filled with...
(art) Made by: Coke, Dorothy J 1942
Art.IWM ART 15367
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(art) Made by: Charlton, Arthur 1942
Art.IWM ART 16568 3
image recto: A sketch of a large tent with a red cross painted above the entrance. A queue of men are waiting to go into the tent, and more figures sit or lie in the foreground. image verso: A pencil sketch of three men sitting around a pile of personal...
(art) Made by: Dover, Annabel 2010
Art.IWM ART 17553
image: a white impression of a long woolen sock which has been mended and stiched around the lower leg area, against a dark blue background