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  • 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.

  • 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...

  • Continuing the March

    Continuing the March

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

    Art.IWM ART 15417 78

    A column of British and Australian Far East prisoners-of-war on the march along a track through the jungle. They are accompanied by bullock trucks, one of which has fallen down the steep face of a river bank in the foreground. Several prisoners gather...

  • The Java Lines, Singapore

    The Java Lines, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-03

    Art.IWM ART 15417 76

    A view across a prisoner-of-war camp in Singapore through the palm trees in the foreground. In the distance are various huts, with a few prisoners sitting on the grass.

  • 'F' and 'H' Force Hospital, Canchanburi, Siam

    'F' and 'H' Force Hospital, Canchanburi, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 61

    image: A view across 'F' and 'H' Force Hospital camp in Kanburi in Thailand. There is a line of several large bamboo huts to the left, with a more rudimentary hut beside three tall palm trees in the centre. The wooden fence of the...

  • 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.

  • The British Cemetery, Singapore

    The British Cemetery, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1942-07

    Art.IWM ART 15417 81

    A view across a well maintained British prisoner-of-war cemetery in Singapore. There are several rows of graves, each marked with a simple wooden cross. The graves are bordered by neat pathways and flower beds.

  • Kiirung, Formosa : the exterior of a Japanese prison camp

    Kiirung, Formosa : the exterior of a Japanese prison camp

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5534

    image: Japanese soldiers take British soldiers on an inspection of a Prisoner of War camp. Long, low, dilapidated wooden huts stand either side of the group. In the foreground is a small garden. The camp is surrounded by a high wooden fence which runs...

  • Prisoners of War Working on Thai-Burma Railway at Kanu Camp, Thailand 1943

    Prisoners of War Working on Thai-Burma Railway at Kanu Camp, Thailand 1943

    (art) Made by: Mennie, John 'Jack' George 1943

    Art.IWM ART 16712 (1)

    Thin men suffering from starvation are shown at work in a valley. In the foreground a man is digging at the face of a bank, with another passing a boulder to a fellow POW, and a chain of men passing rocks behind. To the centre-left a man is hitting a...

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