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  • BRITISH POLITICAL PERSONALITIES 1936-1945

    BRITISH POLITICAL PERSONALITIES 1936-1945

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    C 339

    The Neville Chamberlain War Cabinet 3 September 1939 - 10 May 1940: Sir Kingsley Wood, the Secretary of State for Air from September 1939 to April 1940, seated at his desk at the Air Ministry.

  • BOMB DAMAGE IN GOSPORT, HAMPSHIRE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    BOMB DAMAGE IN GOSPORT, HAMPSHIRE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "RAF STATION GOSPORT" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    MH 154

    A bomb-damaged barrage balloon winch sited in HMS ST VINCENT's sports field after the raid of 12th Ausgust 1940.

  • WAAF Instrument Mechanics at Work

    WAAF Instrument Mechanics at Work

    (art) Made by: Coke, Dorothy J 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1298

    image: WAAFs at work in a workshop, sitting on high stools at benches, illuminated by anglepoise lamps. In the centre of the room one worker sits at the end of a bench, working with a larger machine.

  • 43 Repair Group Air Frame Repair Service, Lincoln : repairing Liberator aircraft

    43 Repair Group Air Frame Repair Service, Lincoln : repairing Liberator aircraft

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5509

    image: two Liberators stand in a hangar workshop surrounded by scaffolding, wing and engine parts. Several uniformed workers stand beneath the plane.

  • Hangars

    Hangars

    (art) Made by: McGrath, Raymond 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 141

    image: A row of aircraft hangars painted with camouflage patterns. In the foreground is a pile of sandbags and a sign marked iwth 'ARP'.

  • Volunteer for Flying Duties

    Volunteer for Flying Duties

    (posters) Made by: Air Ministry (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3774

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in red and in black. The text is integrated and located in the lower left, also in red and in black. image: a half-length photograph of a RAF pilot...

  • Night Exercises in Plymouth Sound

    Night Exercises in Plymouth Sound

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2441

    image: a view looking out to sea towards an island at night, with the tip of the seafront in the foreground. Searchlight throw beams up into the night sky, highlighting dark ships and a flying boat off the coast.

  • WAAFs Packing Parachutes

    WAAFs Packing Parachutes

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 2310

    image: the parachutes are laid out on long, thin tables while the WAAFs arrange the fabric and the ropes . In the background one parachute has just been packed and lies in a bundle at the end of the table.

  • Assembling the Wing of a Blenheim Bomber

    Assembling the Wing of a Blenheim Bomber

    (art) Made by: McGrath, Raymond 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 152

    image: The interior of a large hanger with the wing of a Bristol Blenheim bomber propped up in the foreground. Behind the wing there is another plane in a similar state of construction. Along the side of the room there is a row of identical wing...

  • AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE VIEW OF LIVERPOOL, GREAT BRITAIN

    AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE VIEW OF LIVERPOOL, GREAT BRITAIN

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    C 5428

    Vertical aerial view from 1,800 feet of the waterfront from the Pier Head to the Albert Dock, and of the city east to Derby Square, showing the extensive bomb damage to the commercial centre. The shell of the burnt out customs house is visible left...

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