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  • Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell

    Art.IWM ART LD 5574

    image: A half length portrait of Graham in full uniform, seated and looking straight ahead.

  • Archibald McIndoe : Consultant in Plastic Surgery to the Royal Air Force, operating at the Queen Victoria Plastic and Jaw Injury
Centre, East Grinstead

    Archibald McIndoe : Consultant in Plastic Surgery to the Royal Air Force, operating at the Queen Victoria Plastic and Jaw Injury Centre, East Grinstead

    (art) Made by: Zinkeisen, Anna Katrina 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 6001

    image: The plastic surgeon Archibald McIndoe conducting an operation in a theatre of the Queen Victoria Plastic and Jaw Injury Centre in East Grinstead, Sussex. He works on a patient under anaesthetic along with a team of seven staff who sit and stand...

  • Parachute Drop

    Parachute Drop

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3072

    image: numerous paratroopers in the process of landing on a flat area of ground in Algeria, with mountains in the background. The parachutes they use are in several colours: dark green, yellow and red.

  • Europas Sieg - Dein Wohlstand [Europe’s Victory - Your Prosperity]

    Europas Sieg - Dein Wohlstand [Europe’s Victory - Your Prosperity]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 4712

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background. image: a map of Europe. Great Britain is coloured dark green and covered in grave crosses,...

  • The Arrival

    The Arrival

    (art) Made by: Meninsky, Bernard 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1186

    image: A group of soldiers in distinctive khaki bonnets make stand on the platform of a railway station, having arrived on leave. Each carries a small pack on their back and many of the men carry a tin mug in their hands.

  • Among the Anti-aircraft Bursts at 20,000 feet above the Alps: A British Air Squadron crossing the Anglo-Austrian line along the
River Piave, Italy, 1918

    Among the Anti-aircraft Bursts at 20,000 feet above the Alps: A British Air Squadron crossing the Anglo-Austrian line along the River Piave, Italy, 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2677

    image: An aerial view of the snow-capped Italian Alps with the River Piave below. A squadron of six British aircraft, fly away from the viewer into small puffs of anti-aircraft flak (archies). Four more aircraft fly from right to left along the course of...

  • A U-boat Surrenders to a Hudson Aircraft

    A U-boat Surrenders to a Hudson Aircraft

    (art) Made by: Cundall, Charles Ernest 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1561

    image: Two Hudson aircraft circling a surfaced U-boat with it's crew standing in the conning tower

  • Nur die Ruhe kann es Machen

    Nur die Ruhe kann es Machen

    (posters) Made by: Distling, E (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 6455

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a black border. The title and text are separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in white, set against a black background. image: a battlefield scene, with a British tank under attack from German...

  • HMS Superb : flagship of the Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean, leading the British Fleet to Constantinople, November,
1918

    HMS Superb : flagship of the Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean, leading the British Fleet to Constantinople, November, 1918

    (art) Made by: Mason, Frank 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2613

    image: A view of a Royal Navy fleet at sea, led by HMS Superb, sailing in coastal waters.

  • Richborough In Fog, 1917

    Richborough In Fog, 1917

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1917

    Art.IWM ART 1272

    image: A view of a dockyard scene in foggy weather conditions. In the foreground are two large barges moored by the dockside. A few other vessels are also moored and a tugboat is pulling several smaller barges towards the centre of the composition.

  • Air Vice-Marshal J C Slessor, DSO, MC

    Air Vice-Marshal J C Slessor, DSO, MC

    (art) Made by: Orde, Cuthbert Julian 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1292

    image: A portrait of Slessor wearing RAF uniform.

  • Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2501

    image: A line of Indian lancers charge at Turkish infantry across a valley, with high ground visible in the background. In the foreground two Turkish infantrymen lie on the ground as they are speared by two Indian lancers.

  • The Remains of Ponte Navi, Verona

    The Remains of Ponte Navi, Verona

    (art) Made by: Weight, Carel Victor Morlais 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5715

    image: Looking up stream from the embankment and across to buidlings on the opposite bank. The remains of a supporting pier are visible in the river. A couple sit on steps by the riverside, others are gathered around a van.

  • Völker Europas, Wahret eure Heiligsten Güter [Peoples of Europe, Protect Your Most Sacred Possessions]

    Völker Europas, Wahret eure Heiligsten Güter [Peoples of Europe, Protect Your Most Sacred Possessions]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3912

    whole: the image occupies the upper two-thirds. The title is separate and positioned in the lower third, in white gothic script. The text is separate and positioned in the lower third, in grey gothic script and in white. The title and text are set...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Riveters

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Riveters

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1375

    image: From left to right; two men apply anti-corrosion paint to two completed crow's nests and a gang of six men fit temporary bolts to the steel masts and line up the rivet holes while the 'heater boy' above them prepares a brazier and...

  • Loss of HMS Pathfinder, September 5th 1914

    Loss of HMS Pathfinder, September 5th 1914

    (art) Made by: Wyllie, W L 1920

    Art.IWM ART 5721

    image: An image of the 'Pathfinder' exploding and sinking. The bow of the vessle has already sunk beneath the surface, and the first funnle seems about to break off into the water. There is an enormous cloud of dense smoke all around the ship,...

  • Pour la France [For France]

    Pour la France [For France]

    (posters) Made by: Fernez, Louis (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 4060

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in red, set against a white background. image: a shoulder-length depiction of Marianne,...

  • Major-General The Hon C Sackville-West, CMG : British Permanent Military Representative, Supreme War Council,
Versailles

    Major-General The Hon C Sackville-West, CMG : British Permanent Military Representative, Supreme War Council, Versailles

    (art) Made by: Olivier, Herbert Arnold 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4210

    image: A half length portrait of Sackville-West wearing British Army uniform and sitting at a desk.

  • Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1650

    image: A half-length portrait of Bottomley wearing uniform and holding a white handkerchief or a pair of white gloves in his hands.

  • Un Mur Pour la Liberté [A Wall for Freedom]

    Un Mur Pour la Liberté [A Wall for Freedom]

    (posters) Made by: Caillet (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 4061

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the lower quarter, in black, blue and red. All set against a white background. image: a depiction of a wall, at the top of which are depictions of the heads of three...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 4284

    image: A representation of a rigging loft, which was where all the ropes and canvases used in shipbuilding were prepared. From left to right; men and women working on (rolling, hand stitching and machine stitching) large tarpaulins; a group of men...

  • General Di Robilant : Italian Military Representative on the Supreme War Council, Versailles

    General Di Robilant : Italian Military Representative on the Supreme War Council, Versailles

    (art) Made by: Olivier, Herbert Arnold 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4211

    image: A half length portrait of Di Robilant, wearing Italian Army uniform and sitting at a desk.

  • HMS Courageous in Dry Dock, at Rosyth. Winter.

    HMS Courageous in Dry Dock, at Rosyth. Winter.

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1919

    Art.IWM ART 633

    image: A view along the length of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Courageous in dry dock at Rosyth, with the stern of the warship in the foreground. The ship is supported within the dry dock by large wooden struts. The flat surfaces of the ship and of...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Plumbers

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: Plumbers

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 5000

    image: Representation of plumbers at work providing the pipe work for all the drainage, water supply and sanitation on board ship. From left to right; man painting pipes with anti-corrosion paint; man measuring ready made pipes; three men carrying pipes...

  • Shell-Making, Edinburgh

    Shell-Making, Edinburgh

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4235

    image: A view down the length of the interior of a munitions factory. Female workers wearing long overalls and blue hair caps are shown at work manufacturing artillery shells. The machinery is arranged in rows along the length of the room, with the...

  • Destruction of the German Raider 'Leopard' by His Majesty's Ships 'Achilles' and 'Dundee'

    Destruction of the German Raider 'Leopard' by His Majesty's Ships 'Achilles' and 'Dundee'

    (art) Made by: Wyllie, W L 1920

    Art.IWM ART 15814

    image: A sea battle with 'Achilles' in the foreground firing on the 'Leopard'. The German raider is smothered in flames in the background, and there is a large cloud of smoke and flames on the port side of the 'Achilles'.

  • Getreideernte [Cereal Harvest]

    Getreideernte [Cereal Harvest]

    (posters) Made by: Oppenheim, Louis (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 6905

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a grey border. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in black, also held within a grey border. The text is integrated and positioned in the upper left, upper right and lower right, in...

  • Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-07

    Art.IWM ART LD 5527

    image: a view along a narrow bamboo hut with sleeping platforms down each side or the room and a table and benches running down the central gangway. A British officer stands with his back to the artist, talking to two Japanese soldiers. Towards the back...

  • The Guns. HMS Terror, 1918

    The Guns. HMS Terror, 1918

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1379

    image: A view across the deck of a monitor showing the main 15-inch guns raised in elevation. Dover harbour lies in the background with the white cliffs visible to the right.

  • An Improvised Test of an Under-carriage

    An Improvised Test of an Under-carriage

    (art) Made by: Henderson, Keith 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 380

    image: The interior of an aircraft hangar. A Lockheed Hudson sits in the hangar, the fuselage to the right of the composition with one of the wings spread horizontally to the left. A member of the ground crew is jumping on top of the wing, with two crew...

  • An Impression of Lens, France, Seen from an Aeroplane: The Anglo-German Front Line, 1918

    An Impression of Lens, France, Seen from an Aeroplane: The Anglo-German Front Line, 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2661

    image: An aerial view of the French city of Lens from a British plane. A British biplane is in flight on the left and there are traces of wispy cloud in the sky.

  • Invasion-craft in West India Docks : April 1944

    Invasion-craft in West India Docks : April 1944

    (art) Made by: Methuen, Lord (RA) 4th Baron 1944-04-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4044

    image: a dockyard with various landing craft tied to the dock side in the foreground. Two 'Phoenix' reinforced concrete caissons, components of a Mulberry Harbour, are moored on the far side of the dock with several cranes behind them in the...

  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5040

    image: In the foreground three carefully camouflaged British snipers wearing camouflaged smocks have positioned themselves amongst the rocks and vegetation of a hill side. They appear to be overlooking a road that winds through hilly coastal country. The...

  • General Tasker Bliss : Military Representative of the United States of America at the Supreme War Council, Versailles

    General Tasker Bliss : Military Representative of the United States of America at the Supreme War Council, Versailles

    (art) Made by: Olivier, Herbert Arnold 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4212

    image: A half length portrait of Bliss, wearing US Army uniform and sitting at a desk.

  • Armenian Refugees making Fly-nets

    Armenian Refugees making Fly-nets

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-06-22

    Art.IWM ART 1427

    image: a female Armenian refugee is shown in left profile making a fly-net in the immediate foreground. She wears a white dress and white headscarf, her dark hair tied in a pony tail. In the background is a line of four other women also working on fly-...

  • Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4830

    image: A view of a bomb damaged landscape and some of the remnants of the defences of the Siegfried Line. There are shell- holes in the ground, two large damaged pill-box structures and a town and trees are visible on the horizon.

  • Bleibt Einig!

    Bleibt Einig!

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 5788

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned across the top edge, in black. The text is separate and placed in the lower quarter, also in black. All set against a green background. image: a full-length depiction of a...

  • General Sir Emile Belin, KCB : French Permanent Military Representative, Supreme War Council. Versailles, Major-General of the
Armies of the North and North-East

    General Sir Emile Belin, KCB : French Permanent Military Representative, Supreme War Council. Versailles, Major-General of the Armies of the North and North-East

    (art) Made by: Olivier, Herbert Arnold 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4209

    image: A half length portrait of Belin, who is wearing French Army uniform and is seated in front of a map of the Mediterranean.

  • Reden ist Silber, Schweigen ist Gold, Lügen ist Britannia [Speech is Silver, Silence is Golden, Lying is Britannia]

    Reden ist Silber, Schweigen ist Gold, Lügen ist Britannia [Speech is Silver, Silence is Golden, Lying is Britannia]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 6914

    whole: the title is positioned in the centre, in black, held within a red border and set against a white background. image: text only. text: REDEN IST SILBER SCHWEIGEN IST GOLD LÜGEN IST BRITANNIA [Speech is silver, silence is golden, lying is Britannia.]

  • The Arrival of the First Guns on the Carso Front, Italy, 1916

    The Arrival of the First Guns on the Carso Front, Italy, 1916

    (art) Made by: Lipscombe, Guy 1917

    Art.IWM ART 1856

    image: A line of British artillery waggons travelling along an Italian road. They pass a group of Italian soldiers walking along the road; the troops wave and cheer to each other. Behind the convoy are two large badly bombed buildings, one with a tall...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2000

    image: From left to right; side view of the bottom of an unfinished ship shored up with wooden shoring and showing the overlapping curved steel plates and the ribs of a double bottom; three men carrying a wooden template; a mother and child and a man;...

  • Interior of the Pavilion, Brighton: Indian Army Wounded

    Interior of the Pavilion, Brighton: Indian Army Wounded

    (art) Made by: Burleigh, C H H 1917

    Art.IWM ART 116

    image: An interior of the exotically decorated Music Room in the Brighton Pavilion. The room has been converted into a hospital ward and is lined with metal framed beds. All the wounded are Indian soldiers in turbans. Some sit by their beds in their...

  • Flying Over the Desert at Sunset, Mesopotamia, 1919

    Flying Over the Desert at Sunset, Mesopotamia, 1919

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4623

    image: An unnaturally bright sun blazes over a landscape with a river. There is an aircraft flying over the desert in the lower right of the composition.

  • On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3066

    image: the interior of a factory with men stripping down and dismantling tanks. The hulls of several Churchill tanks are arranged in a line, men busying themselves within and on top of the tanks. In the foreground two men work on a tank engine.

  • Dummy Figures used in Training

    Dummy Figures used in Training

    (art) Made by: Coventry, Frederick Halford 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2468

    image: four dummies made from overalls stuffed with hay hang by the arms from sandbags on top of a bank on a hill. A fifth dummy lies on the floor, giving the impression of a wounded man.

  • The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The toy-makers' shop

    The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The toy-makers' shop

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3756

    image: The interior of a workshop with convalescent soldiers employed in making toys. In the foreground a group of soldiers sit around a pile of sawdust, all working at stuffing a teddybear. Each of the men has a facial injury; two are missing an eye,...

  • Bomb Disposal

    Bomb Disposal

    (art) Made by: Mackertich, Robin

    Art.IWM ART 17117

    image: Two members of a bomb disposal team at work within a dug out crater in the ground. The bottom end of a ladder is visible in the upper right.

  • Back Them Up!

    Back Them Up!

    (posters) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison (Undefined) 1940

    Art.IWM PST 14872

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in blue. All set against a yellow background. image: a depiction of five British soldiers operating an artillery gun that points out to sea...

  • Outside Charing Cross Station, July 1916. Casualties from the Battle of the Somme arriving in London

    Outside Charing Cross Station, July 1916. Casualties from the Battle of the Somme arriving in London

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2759

    image: A view of the exterior of Charing Cross railway station. The Strand is lined with crowds of civilians watching Red Cross ambulances leaving the station.

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