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  • Fire Drill

    Fire Drill

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 425

    image: A woman wearing overalls lowers herself to the ground on a rope suspended from a wooden platform. She is supervised by a uniformed man standing at the top of the platform, who holds the other end of the rope. On the ground a crowd of men and women...

  • V2 Damage at the Chelsea Pensioners' Hospital, London, SW3

    V2 Damage at the Chelsea Pensioners' Hospital, London, SW3

    (art) Made by: Schwabe, Randolph 1945-01-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4807

    Image: The Chelsea Pensioners' hospital following a German V2 flying bomb attack. The building on the left remains largely untouched, except for the windows which have all been blown out. Of the building on the right, half remains standing with...

  • ARP in Jamaica

    ARP in Jamaica

    (art) Made by: Wood, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 3150

    image: Five female nurses of the Order of St John provide medical attention to a man who lies on a red blanket, possibly during a training exercise. Vegetation and rolling hills are visible in the background and a man in white uniform looks on, standing...

  • Women Required for Motor Driving and Telephonist Duties

    Women Required for Motor Driving and Telephonist Duties

    (posters) Made by: Clark, John Cosmo (Undefined) 1941

    Art.IWM PST 3673

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned in the lower third, in white. The text is integrated and placed in the upper left, in red, in the lower left, in black, and across the bottom edge, in white. All set against a...

  • Women Wanted as Ambulance Drivers

    Women Wanted as Ambulance Drivers

    (posters) Made by: Brookshaw, Drake (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 13864

    whole: the image is positioned in the lower three-quarters. The title is partially integrated and positioned in the upper third, in dark blue. The text is separate and placed in the top edge left, in orange, and in the lower fifth, in black and in blue....

  • An ARP Control Room in Southwark

    An ARP Control Room in Southwark

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 630

    image: An ARP Control Room supported with heavy columns. A woman sits at a desk in the centre with papers piled up on it. Other women sit at phone booths taking and awaiting phone calls.

  • ARP Workers in a City Canteen run by the WVS

    ARP Workers in a City Canteen run by the WVS

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 236

    image: Four ARP workers sit around a table, one smoking a pipe. They are served food by a WVS woman who stands at the end of the table.

  • Miss Charity Bick GM, of West Bromwich, the youngest woman Civil Defence worker to be decorated with the George Medal,
1941

    Miss Charity Bick GM, of West Bromwich, the youngest woman Civil Defence worker to be decorated with the George Medal, 1941

    (art) Made by: Thomson, Alfred Reginald 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1207

    image: a three-quarter length portrait of Charity Bick in uniform, wearing a helmet, yellow 'dispatch rider' arm band and her George Medal. She is riding her bicycle past and old door leaning against a wall.

  • Dug Out : an air raid victim rescued from the debris

    Dug Out : an air raid victim rescued from the debris

    (art) Made by: Hall, Clifford 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 2647

    image: A group of uniformed air raid wardens carry a distressed woman between them in a bombed street. Behind them a man climbs down into a hole amongst the rubble.

  • Miss Wendy Pauline Hollyer, GM

    Miss Wendy Pauline Hollyer, GM

    (art) Made by: Schwabe, Randolph 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1473

    Image: A half-length portrait of Miss W P Hollyer, turning towards the left, wearing an ARP badge and the George Medal, the ribbon of which is depicted in colour.

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