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  • 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...

  • HM Airship No 3, at Kingsnorth 1914

    HM Airship No 3, at Kingsnorth 1914

    (art) Made by: Hamilton, Vereker 1914

    Art.IWM ART 862

    image: The interior of an enormous hangar containing an airship that is anchored to the ground. There are two large ladders directly below it and the small figures of workers on the floor of the hangar. The airship itself is a tri-lobed Coastal Class...

  • 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...

  • 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-...

  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • For King and Country

    For King and Country

    (art) Made by: Skinner, Edward F 1918

    Art.IWM ART 6513

    image: The interior of a munitions factory with female workers making shells. Each is dressed in beige coloured overalls with a cloth bonnet on her head. On the right of the composition the women work alone at machinery; and on the left they stand at...

  • At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    (art) Made by: Moore, Henry 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2240

    image: the interior of a mine-shaft with miners working a face in the background. A miner pushes a coal tub on a track through a forest of wooden props, bent double and with a Davy lamp hanging from his waist.

  • The Bakeries, Dieppe, 1919

    The Bakeries, Dieppe, 1919

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2889

    image: A view along the length of the interior of a large bakery. Female workers, wearing caps covering their hair, can be seen at work. One woman on the right appears to be working on a large mound of dough on a table.

  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • 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.

  • Still Life, Hutchinson Camp, IOM

    Still Life, Hutchinson Camp, IOM

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 15

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • 'Coaling Ship', Trimming Coal, July 15th 1915

    'Coaling Ship', Trimming Coal, July 15th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4388

    image: three bare-chested men trim coal below deck on a coaling ship. The man in the centre uses an implement with one man directly behind him and the other, with his arms outstretched, to the right.

  • 'Chair' Still Life, Internment Camp, I.O.M

    'Chair' Still Life, Internment Camp, I.O.M

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 11

    No description available

  • 'Chair', Hutchinson Camp

    'Chair', Hutchinson Camp

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 10

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • The Café
'Internment' series

    The Café 'Internment' series

    (art) Made by: Uhlman, Fred 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 7541

    image: the interior of the café of Hutchinson internment camp, near Douglas on the Isle of Man. Nine male German internees sit around a long table, four of the men wearing glasses. Washing hangs along two clothes lines above them.

  • Patient Under Spinal Anaesthesia, 1943

    Patient Under Spinal Anaesthesia, 1943

    (art) Made by: Elwell, Francis Kenneth 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 7189

    The drawing shows a thigh amputation operation in progress inside a medical tent. Five men, almost of of whom wear surgical face masks, stand around the patient who lies on an operating table fashioned from wood and bamboo, and is largely obscured by the...

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART LD 6652

    The interior of a hospital ward of a prisoner-of-war camp at Chungkai. There are two rows of rudimentary beds or benches lining the tent walls. Thin men with severe malnutrition sit on the beds, whilst another stands in the aisle in the foreground. The...

  • In the Mess Deck, Manica, 9.30pm, July 8th 1915

    In the Mess Deck, Manica, 9.30pm, July 8th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4383

    image: a sketch of the interior of the mess deck of HMS Manica, with sailors sitting at long wooden benches. To the right a few men sit around a gramaphone, with three men standing nearby.

  • Laundry, Hutchinson Camp

    Laundry, Hutchinson Camp

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 12

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • The Signing of Peace in the Hall of Mirrors, Versailles, 28th June 1919

    The Signing of Peace in the Hall of Mirrors, Versailles, 28th June 1919

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2856

    image: A view of the interior of the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles, with the heads of state sitting and standing before a long table. Front Row: Dr Johannes Bell (Germany) signing with Herr Hermann Muller leaning over him Middle row (seated, left to...

  • Still Life, Hutchinson Camp

    Still Life, Hutchinson Camp

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 13

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • Dysentery Patient, Burma Hospital, Siam

    Dysentery Patient, Burma Hospital, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 87

    No description available

  • Mess-deck of Manica, with Hammocks Part Slung, April 11th 1915

    Mess-deck of Manica, with Hammocks Part Slung, April 11th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4256

    image: An interior view of the mess deck of the Royal Navy kite balloon ship HMS Manica, with several hammocks mounted from the ceiling. A man stands to the right adjusting a hammock. Further figures are visible through a doorway and window in the...

  • In an Air Raid Shelter, Dunkirk: Bombs are dropping

    In an Air Raid Shelter, Dunkirk: Bombs are dropping

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward

    Art.IWM ART LD 239

    image: The interior of an air-raid shelter with four soldiers, one with his arm in a sling

  • The Sick Bay of HMS Pursuer : December 1943

    The Sick Bay of HMS Pursuer : December 1943

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1943-12-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5789

    image: a patient lies in the lower bunk in a sick bay on the aircraft carrier HMS Pursuer, reading with his back to the artist. Above him the upper bunk is partially put away, hanging at an angle from two chains on the wall. In the centre of the room a...

  • Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    Valve Testing: The Signal School, RN Barracks, Portsmouth

    (art) Made by: McCormick, Arthur David 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2620

    image: Three Women's Royal Naval Service ratings are at work using communications equipment inside a room of a Royal Navy barracks. A WRNS officer stands talking to a Royal Navy officer behind them.

  • J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    (art) Made by: Dring, William 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2452

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service busy working on the inner components of a torpedo. The torpedo is mounted on metal supports and separated into two main sections. Further torpedoes are visible behind the two women.

  • WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    WRNS Ratings Sail-making: On Board 'HMS Essex' at Devonport, 1918

    (art) Made by: Forbes, Stanhope 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2621

    image: A genre painting of an interior below deck on a warship. Portholes open to the left of the image. In the foreground three women sit binding the edges of a large sail sheet. In the background there is a work table. A girl in full WRNS rating...

  • An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    An MT Type: Portrait of a WRNS Driver

    (art) Made by: Burns, Kitty 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 7234

    image: A woman in WRNS uniform sits in a canvas-backed chair. She rests one leg on a chair to the left and has her trousers gathered up casually revealing her ankles. She holds a cigarette in her left hand, and just below there is a mug balancing on the...

  • A WRNS Officer

    A WRNS Officer

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6080

    image: A full length portrait of an officer of the WRNS wearing uniform. She sits on a small wooden table with her coat on the chair beside her. There is a chart illustrating types of aircraft on the wall of the room behind her.

  • The Dirty Plate

    The Dirty Plate

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6089

    image: WRNS personnel stand in a kitchen or canteen clearing dishes. In the centre of the composition a woman hands a dirty plate to another woman, whilst another stands to the right holding a pile of plates. There are two other women in the background.

  • WRNS Working in the Galley

    WRNS Working in the Galley

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2389

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service at work in a galley, the foremost one rolling pastry with a rolling pin on a table against the wall to the left. To her left is a baking tray with a large sausage roll inside it. The women work...

  • WRNS Working in Battery Sheds

    WRNS Working in Battery Sheds

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2396

    image: two Wrens in overalls standing and bending over, working in the interior of a shed amongst rows of large batteries and other equipment.

  • British Women and Children Interned in a Japanese Prison Camp, Syme Road, Singapore

    British Women and Children Interned in a Japanese Prison Camp, Syme Road, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5620

    image: The interior of a wooden hut with two large windows behind giving onto sunlit green foliage. In the centre of the floor is a tin bath full of water. On the right two women talk. Beyond them another woman supervises a child washing. Seven...

  • Tapping

    Tapping

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined)

    Art.IWM ART LD 5569

    image: A side-on view of a female munitions worker sitting at a machine making 2-pounder pom-pom gun shell cases. In the bottom right is a depiction of a pom-pom gun mounted onboard a ship manned by three sailors, who are looking skywards.

  • The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The Commercial Class

    The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The Commercial Class

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3767

    image: The interior of a classroom, with convalescent soldiers recovering from facial injuries sitting at desks. Most of the men wear blue suits typical of convalescent hospitals, with two men towards the back of the room in khaki uniform. Some of the...

  • They Talked ... This Happened

    They Talked ... This Happened

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 16801

    whole: the two images occupy the majority, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper half, in red outlined white, and in the lower half, in yellow. The text is separate and placed across the top edge, in red and across the bottom edge, in...

  • Das Abzeichen mit dem Neuen Reichswappen [The Badge with the New Imperial Coat of Arms]

    Das Abzeichen mit dem Neuen Reichswappen [The Badge with the New Imperial Coat of Arms]

    (posters) Made by: Schnorpfeil, K (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 7156

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper half. The title and text are separate and positioned in the lower half, in black. Further text is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, also in black. The title and text are set against a white...

  • Damaged Tanks being Lowered into the Hold of a Merchant Ship

    Damaged Tanks being Lowered into the Hold of a Merchant Ship

    (art) Made by: Hailstone, Bernard 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 4051

    image: a view inside the hold of a merchant ship, looking up towards a tank being lowered down through a hatch. One man is standing on the tank as it is lowered, another guides it down with a rope. There are several onlookers standing amongst other...

  • The Church of England Tent, 39th Stationary Hospital, Ascq, September 1919

    The Church of England Tent, 39th Stationary Hospital, Ascq, September 1919

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1919

    Art.IWM ART 3661

    image: A British soldier kneels in prayer at an altar inside a Church of England tent at a military hospital. There are candles and a crucifix on the altar.

  • Val De Grâce Hospital, Paris : the interior of a ward

    Val De Grâce Hospital, Paris : the interior of a ward

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3830

    image: The interior of a ward in a hospital, with a badly injured man lying in bed tended to by a nurse. The bed has a metal frame above it, with the man's leg raised and suspended from this frame, with other cables linked to his torso.

  • Dug-outs in the Railway Embankment, near Le Cateau

    Dug-outs in the Railway Embankment, near Le Cateau

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3674

    image: The interior of a dugout, with several British soldiers inside. In the foreground a wounded man lies on the ground, tended to by a man crouching on one knee on the right. Through the entrance to the dugout other men are visible, as well as a cloud...

  • King George's Hospital, Stamford Street, SE : the largest ward (71 beds)

    King George's Hospital, Stamford Street, SE : the largest ward (71 beds)

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3821

    image: The interior of a hospital ward with rows of beds and patients wearing blue uniforms. In the foreground a patient sits at a desk and a QAIMNS nurse kneels at the end of a bed.

  • The Officers' Ward at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station

    The Officers' Ward at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson

    Art.IWM ART 3809

    image: The interior of the large tented officers' ward of a casualty clearing station, with a view down the length of the walkway that runs down the centre of the ward. On either side are largely empty beds covered in white sheets and pillows. One...

  • Reception of the Wounded at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station, Le Cateau, during the British Advance in October 1918

    Reception of the Wounded at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station, Le Cateau, during the British Advance in October 1918

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918-10-01

    Art.IWM ART 3800

    image: The interior of a large tent, supported by large wooden poles, filled with wounded British soldiers lying on stretchers on the ground. The foremost wounded soldier looks comfortable, with his left arm placed behind his head. The casualty next to...

  • The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup : the operating theatre

    The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup : the operating theatre

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3659

    image: The interior of an operating theatre with two operations in progress. In the left foreground a patient is being operated on, surrounded and obscured by three medical staff all dressed in white gowns, face masks and caps. In the right background...

  • 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.

  • The X-ray Department at the Queen Alexandra Military Hospital

    The X-ray Department at the Queen Alexandra Military Hospital

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 791

    image: a patient sits within the framework of an x-ray machine with three technicians in white coats standing by. On the right side of the room is a nurse standing with two other patients waiting their turn, one on crutches.

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