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  • On the Road to Louvain, May 1940

    On the Road to Louvain, May 1940

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 232

    image: A line of troops moving along a road from left to right, with a procession of refugees and horse-carts moving in the opposite direction on the other side of the road. Three figures lie on the bank of a ditch, lower foreground.

  • Sunrise, Inverness Copse

    Sunrise, Inverness Copse

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 724

    Image: a view over a devastated Western Front landscape at Inverness Copse, near Ypres in Belgium. The ground is a layer of thick brown mud, from which rise the trunks of shattered trees. There is a lake beyond the copse, and a bright sun rising over the...

  • Sunset: Ruin of the Hospice, Wytschaete

    Sunset: Ruin of the Hospice, Wytschaete

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 1147

    Image: the ruins of a building that has been completely destroyed. There are a number of graves in the foreground marked by small wooden crosses in the ground. These reflect the burnt trees standing amongst the ruins, and more trees in the background....

  • Pioneers Clearing Out an SS HQ Brussels : October 1944

    Pioneers Clearing Out an SS HQ Brussels : October 1944

    (art) Made by: Schmolle, Stella L M 1944-08-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4993

    image: British soldiers are unloading boxes of items from the back on an army truck in a courtyard and emptying them into a pile on the floor in front of an SS sentry box. Two soldiers watch from the sentry box.

  • The So-called 'Higher Race'

    The So-called 'Higher Race'

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 0178

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned across the top edge, in brown. The text is integrated and positioned in the lower quarter, in black. image: a caricature of Adolf Hitler and a monkey stand on top of a mountain...

  • Glenn, James Reginald (Oral history)

    Glenn, James Reginald (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Maddocks, Graham (recorder) 1993-04-17

    24555

    British NCO and officer served with 12th Bn York and Lancaster Regt in Egypt and on Western Front, 1915-1918

  • Todd, Richard Andrew Palethorpe (Oral history)

    Todd, Richard Andrew Palethorpe (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2006-06-28

    29069

    British officer cadet at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, GB, 1940- 1941; officer served with 2/4th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry in GB, 1941; served with 1/4th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry in Iceland and GB, 1941-1942;...

  • Smith, Harry (Oral history)

    Smith, Harry (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Smith, Harry (interviewee/speaker) 1986

    9416

    British civilian factory worker in Yorkshire 1914-1917; gunner served as fitter with A Bty, 223rd Bde Royal Field Artillery on Western Front, 1918-1919

  • Plimmer, Frederick (Oral history)

    Plimmer, Frederick (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1986

    9423

    British civilian worked in Vickers Shipyard at Barrow in Furness, GB, ca 1916-1917, served as private with 17th Machine Gun Coy, Machine Gun Corps on Western Front, 1918

  • Salon Franco-Belge [Franco-Belgian Salon]

    Salon Franco-Belge [Franco-Belgian Salon]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 11071

    whole: the image occupies the lower two-thirds, with the title and text separate and positioned in the upper third, in brown and blue-green. Further text is integrated and positioned centre right in blue-green. Additional text is separate and positioned...

  • A Rainy Day, Brussels : November 1944

    A Rainy Day, Brussels : November 1944

    (art) Made by: Schmolle, Stella L M 1944-11-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4991

    image: a view of civilians crowding to get on to a yellow tram in the rain with passers by in the foreground: a woman and a child pushing a toy pram, a man on a bike and three soldiers.

  • The Field of Passchendaele

    The Field of Passchendaele

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 1150

    Image: a battle scarred Western Front landscape near Passchendaele in Flanders. A large water-filled shell hole dominates the foreground, with two dead soldiers lying nearby on the left. Beyond them is the entrance to a dugout, a small bomb damaged brick...

  • MESSTER WOCHE 47 1915 [Main Title]

    MESSTER WOCHE 47 1915 [Main Title]

    (film) Made by: Messter Film (Production company) 1915-11

    IWM 483-5

    I. Portuguese language version of a German newsreel of their own forces on the Eastern Front, autumn 1915.

  • Page, Kenneth (Oral history)

    Page, Kenneth (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1975

    717

    British officer served with 6th and 130th Btys, 40th Bde Royal Field Artillery on Western Front, 1916-1918

  • Morgan, John Arthur Theodore (Oral history)

    Morgan, John Arthur Theodore (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1993-11-01

    13520

    British officer commanded Motor Cycle Platoon, No 3 Military and Air Mission in France and Belgium, 1940; served with General Headquarters Liaison Regiment ‘Phantom’ in GB, Italy and North West Europe, 1940-1945

  • Neary, Tom (Oral history)

    Neary, Tom (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1999-02-05

    18252

    British NCO served with 1st Bn East Lancashire Regt in North West Europe, 1944-1945

  • White, Frederick Albert William (Oral history)

    White, Frederick Albert William (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2000-08-15

    20591

    British trained with Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in GB, 1940; private and NCO served with 1st Bn Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in GB, North West Europe and Germany, 1940-1946

  • THE GERMAN INVASION OF BELGIUM AND FRANCE, AUGUST-NOVEMBER 1914

    THE GERMAN INVASION OF BELGIUM AND FRANCE, AUGUST-NOVEMBER 1914

    (photographs) Made by: Press Agency photographer 1914-11-28

    Q 53424

    A Belgian cavalry officer riding along the dunes of the Belgian Coast, 28 November 1914.

  • Support Line, Touquet Berthe, May 24 1915, 7pm

    Support Line, Touquet Berthe, May 24 1915, 7pm

    (art) Made by: Rose, Geoffrey K 1915-05-24

    Art.IWM ART 4823

    image: a view along a road with a house on the right and a few trees in the distance. The two front windows of the house both appear to be partially broken, and a bicycle has been left leaning against the front of the house.

  • Rance, Edwin Harold (Oral history)

    Rance, Edwin Harold (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1984

    8279

    British gunner served with A Bty Honourable Artillery Company on Western Front, 1917-1918

  • Gerrard, Douglas Trevor (Oral history)

    Gerrard, Douglas Trevor (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2004

    27070

    British trooper and NCO served with 2nd Royal Gloucestershire Hussars in GB and North Africa, 1939-1942; NCO served with 8th King's Own Royal Irish Hussars in Cyprus, North Africa, GB, North West Europe and Germany, 1943-1946

  • Edwards, Denis Ivo Exley 'Eddie (Oral history)

    Edwards, Denis Ivo Exley 'Eddie (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 2002-07-08

    23207

    British private served with 70th Bn Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry in GB, 1941; private and NCO served with D Coy, 2nd Bn Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, Airlanding Bde, 6th Airborne Div in GB and North West Europe, 1941-...

  • Jameson, George Brumwell (Oral history)

    Jameson, George Brumwell (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1984

    7363

    British trooper served with 1/1st Northumberland Hussars in GB and on Western Front, 1913-1915; served as officer with C Bty, 252nd and 72nd Bdes Royal Field Artillery on Western Front and in Italy, 1916-1918

  • Dillon, Norman Margrave (Oral history)

    Dillon, Norman Margrave (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1987

    9752

    British officer served with 14th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers in GB and on Western Front, 1914-1916; attached to 178th Tunnelling Coy Royal Engineers on Western Front, 1916; served as reconnaissance officer with B Bn Heavy Branch Machine Gun Corps and 2nd...

  • Unsere 42cm Geschoss - Das Lied von der Dicken Berta [Our 42 cm Shell – The Song of Big Bertha]

    Unsere 42cm Geschoss - Das Lied von der Dicken Berta [Our 42 cm Shell – The Song of Big Bertha]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 7266

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title and subtitle are integrated and positioned in the upper third, in black outlined grey. The text is integrated and positioned across the whole, in black and black outlined grey. All set against a white...

  • Verfügung - Arrêté [Decree]

    Verfügung - Arrêté [Decree]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM PST 4977

    whole: the title and text occupy the whole, in black, and set against a white background. image: text only. text: VERFÜGUNG betr. die Fleischversorgung des Bezirks Spa. 1). Jede Viehausfuhr aus dem Bezirk Spa ist verboten. Die Bürgermeister der...

  • War Drawings By Muirhead Bone: Panorama from the Scherpenberg looking to Wytschaete, Messines and Kemmel

    War Drawings By Muirhead Bone: Panorama from the Scherpenberg looking to Wytschaete, Messines and Kemmel

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM REPRO 000684 11

    one of a portfolio of 60 prints

  • SCENES OF THE FRONT [Main Title]

    SCENES OF THE FRONT [Main Title]

    (film) 1917

    IWM 258

    An incoherent jumble of stockshots of British and Imperial forces on the Western Front, 1916-1918.

  • Fielder, Jack (Oral history)

    Fielder, Jack (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2003

    24654

    British NCO served with 2/4th Bn Essex Regt in GB, 1939- 1943; served as officer with 5th Bn Dorset Regt in GB and North West Europe, 1943-1945; served with Intelligence Corps in Netherlands, 1949-1953

  • Rayson, George William (Oral history)

    Rayson, George William (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1998-05-05

    18004

    British NCO served with 1st Bn Suffolk Regt in GB and North West Europe, 1940-1945

  • Inman, Joseph Henry Edmund (Oral history)

    Inman, Joseph Henry Edmund (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2001-07-18

    21730

    British private served with 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regt in GB and India, 1931-1939; served with 2nd Bn Gloucestershire Regt in France and Belgium, 1940; POW in France and Germany, 1940-1945

  • Cole, Norman (Oral history)

    Cole, Norman (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2007-04

    29540

    British NCO served with 9th Survey Regt, Royal Artillery in GB and North West Europe, 1942-1946

  • Armstrong, Paul (Oral history)

    Armstrong, Paul (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company)

    14974

    British officer served with 6th Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1938-1940; officer served with Durham Light Infantry Depot in GB, 1940; officer served in GB, France and Belgium in 1940; officer served with 2nd Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1940-1941;...

  • La Moisson

    La Moisson

    (art) Made by: de Bruycker, Jules

    Art.IWM ART 115

    image: a skeletal deathly miller stands underneath a windmill holding a German officer by the shoulders. The officer has his arm outstretched towards a skeletal Death, who stands in a field harvesting corpses with a scythe. A long line of skulls leads...

  • Poperinghe, August 15 1917

    Poperinghe, August 15 1917

    (art) Made by: Rose, Geoffrey K 1917-08-15

    Art.IWM ART 4896

    image: a view across a field towards the town centre of Poperinghe, with the spire of a church dominating the skyline.

  • Brown, Peter (Oral history)

    Brown, Peter (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1994-03-02

    13854

    British private served with 2nd Bn East Yorkshire Regt in GB and North West Europe, 1944-1945

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 542

    German POW captured in Belgium, 3 September 1944.

  • Hughes, William Peter (Oral history)

    Hughes, William Peter (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1999-03-15

    18702

    British trooper served with 4/7th Dragoon Guards in GB and North West Europe, 1944-1945

  • Davidson, Robert (Oral history)

    Davidson, Robert (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1995

    16058

    British NCO served with 2/4th Bn Gordon Highlanders in GB and on Western Front, 1915-1918

  • Bramall, Edwin Noel Westby (Oral history)

    Bramall, Edwin Noel Westby (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Bramall, Edwin Noel Westby (interviewee/speaker) 1992-03-23

    12502

    British officer served with 2nd Bn King’s Royal Rifle Corps in GB and North West Europe, 1944-1945; served as staff officer with British Indian Division in Japan, 1946-1947; served as staff officer with Military Operations Directorate for Middle East,...

  • badge, formation/unit, 42nd Armoured Division & 42nd (East Lancashire) Division & 42nd Assault Regiment RE & 42nd Armoured Engineer Regiment

    badge, formation/unit, 42nd Armoured Division & 42nd (East Lancashire) Division & 42nd Assault Regiment RE & 42nd Armoured Engineer Regiment

    (uniforms and insignia)

    INS 6633

    badge. An equal-sided white diamond within a larger red diamond.

  • West, George Reginald (Oral history)

    West, George Reginald (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1989-06-08

    10726

    British private served with 2nd Bn, Royal Warwickshire Regt in North West Europe, 1940; captured and present during massacre by Germans at Wormhoudt, 28/5/1940

  • Venables, Raymond Briggs (Oral history)

    Venables, Raymond Briggs (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2001-06-29

    21552

    British seaman served aboard HMS Edinburgh in GB coastal waters, Arctic and Mediterranean, 1941; officer served aboard HMS Vimy in Atlantic, 1942-1945

  • Your King and Country Need You! - 171st Overseas Battalion

    Your King and Country Need You! - 171st Overseas Battalion

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 0888

    whole: the image occupies the upper half, with the title separate and positioned across the centre, in blue. The text is separate and positioned in the lower third, in blue and in red. All set against a white background and held within a red border....

  • PICTORIAL NEWS (OFFICIAL) 343-1 [Main Title]

    PICTORIAL NEWS (OFFICIAL) 343-1 [Main Title]

    (film) Made by: War Office (Production sponsor) 1918-03-21

    NTB 343-1

    I. King George V decorates members of the Dover Patrol.

  • Juden Komplott Gegen Europa! [Jewish Plot Against Europe]

    Juden Komplott Gegen Europa! [Jewish Plot Against Europe]

    (posters) Made by: Abepy (Undefined) 1942

    Art.IWM PST 8359

    Whole: the image occupies the whole, with a smaller image placed in the upper centre set against a white panel. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in green, and in the lower quarter, in white. Image: a depiction of a map of...

  • Neary, Tom (Oral history)

    Neary, Tom (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1999-03-08

    18736

    British private served with 4th Bn East Lancashire Regt in France, 1940; NCO served with 1st Bn East Lancashire Regt in GB and North West Europe, 1940-1945

  • No 115 British General Hospital, Ostend : Unloading Wounded

    No 115 British General Hospital, Ostend : Unloading Wounded

    (art) Made by: Zinkeisen, Doris Clare 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5999

    image: Two military ambulances are in the process of being unloaded. In the centre foreground two male orderlies carry a patient on a stretcher towards the hospital building. At the rear of the foremost truck, two other orderlies are reaching up to take...

  • A Peace Conference at the Quai d'Orsay

    A Peace Conference at the Quai d'Orsay

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2855

    image: Delegates sitting and standing around a table. Behind them is a highly ornate and gilded room with chandeliers, cherubs, and a statue of Victory above the fireplace.

  • Refugees in the Square at Brussels; Illustrations for 'Baggage to the Enemy'

    Refugees in the Square at Brussels; Illustrations for 'Baggage to the Enemy'

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 6058 a 32

    commission 1940 (War Office Artist)

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