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  • Corpse: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    Corpse: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert

    Art.IWM ART LD 6287

    image: A soldier's body lying on the ground, surrounded by debris. He is lying on his back with eyes open.

  • 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.

  • Strongpoint Taken

    Strongpoint Taken

    (art) Made by: Black, Sam 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4649

    image: Three German soldiers' corpses are strewn across the grass in the foreground. In the background is a dark, black mangled structure next to an artillery gun. Behind this are some British soldiers and, to the left, a smoking ruin.

  • The Battle of Egypt, 1942: Wounded in an Advanced Dressing Station

    The Battle of Egypt, 1942: Wounded in an Advanced Dressing Station

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2719

    image: Seven wounded soldiers lie resting in an Advanced Dressing Station in the desert. Three have their heads bandaged up.

  • The Battle of Egypt, 1942: New Zealand and Indian Infantry Casualties

    The Battle of Egypt, 1942: New Zealand and Indian Infantry Casualties

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2722

    image: Interior of a tent with casualties lying on stretchers, main figure with arm and leg in makeshift traction

  • The Funk Holes of Singapore

    The Funk Holes of Singapore

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1945-08

    Art.IWM ART 15417 26

    image: A group of malnourished prisoners-of-war at work mining within a dimly lit 'funk hole'. Two men sit exhausted in the left foreground.

  • The Burning of the Cholera Dead

    The Burning of the Cholera Dead

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles

    Art.IWM ART 15417 60

    image: A grim scene in a clearing in the jungle. There is a large fire in the centre of the composition with several naked corpses on the ground in the foreground. Able bodied prisoners, only wearing shorts, lift corpses towards the fire and maintain the...

  • Stuck Fast in the Mud, Zonnebeke

    Stuck Fast in the Mud, Zonnebeke

    (art) Made by: Jamieson, Alexander 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5064

    whole: the image fills the upper three quarters of the composition, with handwritten text in black ink incorporated in the bottom quarter. image: a British infantryman is stuck fast in a large pool of liquid mud in a shell hole. To the right one of his...

  • The Battle of Egypt, 1942: Casualties : 'The Overflow'

    The Battle of Egypt, 1942: Casualties : 'The Overflow'

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2728

    image: A tarpaulin sheet is attached to a military truck to provide sufficient shade in the desert for a group of wounded officers resting beneath. In the background are more military vehicles and an officer being stretchered by two medical staff.

  • Flooded Huts at Ban Phon, c.1946

    Flooded Huts at Ban Phon, c.1946

    (art) Made by: Meninsky, Philip 1946

    Art.IWM ART LD 6524

    Although it is light and open at the far end, this interior is still distinctly confined and oppressive. The prisoners languish on raft-like platforms above the floodwaters, their existence as fragile as the makeshift hut. Philip Meninsky served in the...

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