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  • Ferry Pilots

    Ferry Pilots

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1533

    image: Two women seated in a biplane, both wearing leather flying caps and goggles. The underside of the wing fills the upper half of the composition.

  • Air Defence is Home Defence

    Air Defence is Home Defence

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14624

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper half, in blue. The text is separate and placed across the bottom edge, in black, set against a white background. image: a depiction of a family having a picnic...

  • WAAFs Repairing Parachutes at a Maintenance Unit, Henlow

    WAAFs Repairing Parachutes at a Maintenance Unit, Henlow

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 2306

    image: a group of WAAFs in uniform sit around a large, square work table covered in swathes of Parachute silk. Each one is sewing at a sewing machine lit with an angle poise lamp.

  • Group Headquarters, Uxbridge : radiolocation plotters

    Group Headquarters, Uxbridge : radiolocation plotters

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 2320

    image: a view looking down on a busy control room where uniformed women stand around a large map. They are moving markers around the map with poles. They are observed by men on the telephone in an enclosed gallery in the upper left.

  • A Balloon Site, Coventry

    A Balloon Site, Coventry

    (art) Made by: Knight, Laura 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 2750

    Image: a barrage balloon being hoisted into position by WAAF women in blue overalls. Coventry is visible in the background.

  • Captain Pauline Gower of the Women's Air Transport Auxiliary
Women's Work in the War (Other than the Services) - Six lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    Captain Pauline Gower of the Women's Air Transport Auxiliary Women's Work in the War (Other than the Services) - Six lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    (art) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (printer) 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1537

    image: An image of a female pilot poised above the cockpit of a plane. She is dressed in a flying cap, goggles, and wears a shirt and tie underneath her jacket. The plane's wing struts run diagonally across the image.

  • Serve in the WAAF with the Men Who Fly

    Serve in the WAAF with the Men Who Fly

    (posters) Made by: Foss, Jonathan (Undefined) 1941

    Art.IWM PST 3096

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in black and in white. image: a half-length depiction of a woman dressed in WAAF uniform and an RAF pilot standing side by side and to attention, with a...

  • Join the WAAF

    Join the WAAF

    (posters) Made by: Luck (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 4916

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and placed along the top edge, in black. The text is integrated and located in the lower fifth, in white. image: a shoulder-length depiction of a smiling WAAF member, seated in an air traffic...

  • Corporal J M Robins, MM, WAAF

    Corporal J M Robins, MM, WAAF

    (art) Made by: Knight, Laura 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1467

    image: three-quarter length portrait of Josephine Maude Gwynne Robins seated and wearing a blue WAAF uniform and tin helmet, with a gas respirator on her lap

  • First Officer Lois Butler : Air Transport Auxiliary

    First Officer Lois Butler : Air Transport Auxiliary

    (art) Made by: Rothenstein, William

    Art.IWM ART LD 1982

    image: a half-length portrait of Lois Butler wearing a flying suit and goggles pushed up on to her forehead and holding a flat box on her lap.

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