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  • Gasworkers

    Gasworkers

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2430

    image: seven men in suits, some wearing tin helmets, stand in a semicircle around a gas valve in a gasworks. A man on the right is closing the valve. They stand inside the metal structure of a gasometer, a large pile of debris and plumes of smoke behind...

  • The Alarm

    The Alarm

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 337

    image: Helmeted troops are seen running away from the artist towards their guns, concealed in camoflage-patterned emplacements.

  • Bomb Disposal Squad : probing for tracks of a bomb in loose earth

    Bomb Disposal Squad : probing for tracks of a bomb in loose earth

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 869

    image: Four uniformed soldiers on a bomb site. One is kneeling next to the hole, two others stand around, looking on. The fourth soldier is preparing a winch in the background.

  • Gas Mask

    Gas Mask

    (art) Made by: Brealey, William Ramsden 1939

    Art.IWM ART LD 1290

    image: Head and shoulders of an air-raid warden in helmet and gas mask, a gas-attack wooden rattle held in his gloved right hand

  • The Shelter Marshal Looks Over His Flock

    The Shelter Marshal Looks Over His Flock

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 474

    image: A scene in a shelter. There are two rows of people facing each other, asleep on benches. A two children are asleep on the floor. In the left corner a Marshal wearing a helmet and gas mask observes the scene while another helmeted man whispers in...

  • St Clement Dane's Church on Fire after being Bombed

    St Clement Dane's Church on Fire after being Bombed

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1315

    image: The facade of St Clement Dane's Church silhouetted against the fire in its nave. The fire illuminates the surrounding buildings in the Strand.

  • Incendiaries in a Suburb, 1941

    Incendiaries in a Suburb, 1941

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1518

    image: A night scene showing an incendiary air-raid with explosions in the sky and fire raging in the distance. A group of civilians are putting out two incendiaries in their front garden. A team of workers surround a fallen tree, someone leans out from...

  • Fire in a Paper Warehouse

    Fire in a Paper Warehouse

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 687

    image: Firemen turn hoses onto a wharf-side warehouse building, its façade collapsing, bringing giant rolls of paper from the upper floors into the street. Open bridges connect the buildings across the street.

  • Andrew Nures Nabarro, GM : Leading Fireman, Portsmouth AFS

    Andrew Nures Nabarro, GM : Leading Fireman, Portsmouth AFS

    (art) Made by: Hailstone, Bernard 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1906

    image: a half-length portrait of Andrew Nures Nabarro wearing his fireman's uniform with his hat under his arm.

  • Sandbags in Bethnal Green

    Sandbags in Bethnal Green

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 26

    image: A residential street in Bethnal Green lined with large sandbag constructions. People walk down the street and children play around the sandbags. Four birds fly in the sky.

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