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  • Dysentery

    Dysentery

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6038

    A naked and emaciated prisoner-of-war sits on the edge of a bamboo bed with a metal bowl covered with a rectangular lid by his feet.

  • 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.

  • Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6031

    Open-topped train carriages containing prisoners-of-war, many of whom are holding out their arms for food from the people by the side of the railway, who are in the bottom left of the composition. A steam engine is directly behind the carriage to the...

  • 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...

  • Battle of Arakan, 1943: Wounded Japanese and Arakanese Prisoners in a Main Dressing Station at Indon, behind the Donbaik
Front

    Battle of Arakan, 1943: Wounded Japanese and Arakanese Prisoners in a Main Dressing Station at Indon, behind the Donbaik Front

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3173

    image: two British soldiers, one bare-chested and tattooed, sit on a ledge next to two stretchers on which injured soldiers are lying. They are sitting inside a grass hut. In the background there are other soldiers sitting on the ground and on stretchers.

  • Kanyu Riverside Camp: Dysentery Ward

    Kanyu Riverside Camp: Dysentery Ward

    (art) Made by: Gimson, George Stanley 1943-02

    Art.IWM ART 16893

    image: The interior of a dark bamboo hut. Sleeping platforms run down either side of the hut They are packed with emaciated men sitting or standing. In the foreground one very thin prisoner is shown standing up, holding onto a bamboo pillar for support....

  • Appendectomy. Chungkai New Medical Centre

    Appendectomy. Chungkai New Medical Centre

    (art) Made by: Gimson, George Stanley 1944-04-01

    Art.IWM ART 16913

    image: The interior of a bamboo hut with fabric draped across the ceiling. In the foreground is a cloth-covered table holding several pairs of scissors, some dishes and a bottle. Next to the table is the surgeon with his back to the viewer, leaning over...

  • The Church of England Church and Cemetery, Kanyu River Camp, Nov 1942

    The Church of England Church and Cemetery, Kanyu River Camp, Nov 1942

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART 16772

    A pen and ink drawing of a makeshift outdoor cemetery and church. There are several marked graves on the left, and a cleared space with wooden benches on the right; both are enclosed by a low wooden fence. The river lies beyond. Annotations within the...

  • IV. Unloading Sick and Dead From Up-country Working Camps and Chungkai Base Hospital Camp

    IV. Unloading Sick and Dead From Up-country Working Camps and Chungkai Base Hospital Camp

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART LD 6651

    Prisoners-of-war, supervised by soldiers, unload stretchers carrying dead and sick prisoners from small boats, which are visible on the left. Chungkai.

  • View from the Graveyard looking North, Kanyu River Camp

    View from the Graveyard looking North, Kanyu River Camp

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART 16773

    image: A pen and ink drawing of a view looking up to hills and mountains in the distance. A low cane fence runs along the bottom of the composition, and beyond this the land is ense with shribbery and grassland. There appears to be a river running down...

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