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  • Train to be a Nurse

    Train to be a Nurse

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Labour (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 8301

    whole: the image is positioned in the lower four-fifths. The title is partially integrated and located in the upper fifth, in orange and in blue. The text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in blue. The title and text are set against a dark...

  • I'm Looking for You

    I'm Looking for You

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 2856

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is integrated and located in the upper quarter, in green, in red and in black. The text is integrated and placed in the centre left and centre right, in green, and in the lower fifth, in white, in black...

  • Nimmer-mehr! [Never Again!]

    Nimmer-mehr! [Never Again!]

    (posters) Made by: Leyrer (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 6707

    whole: the image occupies the majority of the upper half. Two smaller images are positioned lower left and lower right, both held within red borders. The title and text are integrated and positioned at the centre, in white gothic script. Further text is...

  • Study for the Bridge over the Arras-Lens Railway (IWM ART 1163)

    Study for the Bridge over the Arras-Lens Railway (IWM ART 1163)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John

    Art.IWM ART 3909

    image: a squared up preparatory drawing for John Nash's painting 'The Bridge over the Arras-Lens Railway'. A view of the arched bridge over the Arras-Lens railway. A line of British infantrymen walk along the railway line, with another...

  • An Impression of a Gas Cleansing Exercise at a First Aid Post : eye irritation

    An Impression of a Gas Cleansing Exercise at a First Aid Post : eye irritation

    (art) Made by: Mathews, Denis

    Art.IWM ART LD 1966

    image: A nurse administers treatment to the eye of a young woman, who sits naked in front of her. The nurse wears uniform and holds the nozzle of the equipment to the patient's right eye. The nozzle is connected, via a red tube, to a canister that...

  • A Reminder from France

    A Reminder from France

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1917-05-18

    Art.IWM PST 13554

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre and upper centre, held within a narrow black area. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in yellow, held within a black area. The text is separate and occupies the majority, in black, and in...

  • A Mobile First Aid Unit at Work

    A Mobile First Aid Unit at Work

    (art) Made by: Smith, Bernard Gordon 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1519

    image: an interior in which a male medical orderly, wearing a tin helmet and white uniform, and a female nurse attend to a patient lying in a wrought iron framed bed. The nurse wears a red, grey and navy uniform. Another woman is visible to the right.

  • Versez Votre Obole! Soyez Généreux! [Make Your Offering! Be Generous!]

    Versez Votre Obole! Soyez Généreux! [Make Your Offering! Be Generous!]

    (posters) Made by: Carlu, Jacques (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 11136

    whole: the image, title and text are integrated. The title is applied across the top, in brown, with the text positioned down the left, in brown. The image occupies the right-hand side. All are set against a plain background. image: Marianne holding the...

  • Miss Helen Milne : senior VAD

    Miss Helen Milne : senior VAD

    (art) Made by: Dring, William 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3221

    image: A seated half-length portrait of Miss Helen Milne in uniform.

  • Pacific and Far East: Royal Navy WW2: Lieutenant Commander, Pacific 1945; WRNS Chief Wireless Telephonist, Far East 1945;
Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, Pacific 1945

    Pacific and Far East: Royal Navy WW2: Lieutenant Commander, Pacific 1945; WRNS Chief Wireless Telephonist, Far East 1945; Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, Pacific 1945

    (art) Made by: Baker, Alix 2001

    Art.IWM ART 17108 10

    image: Three depictions of naval personnel. On the left is a Lieutenant Commander, wearing in a khaki Far-East service uniform and holding a briefcase. In the centre is a WRNS Chief Wireless Telephonist, wearing a white hat and uniform, her arm raised...

  • Your Release Can Be Delayed With V.D!

    Your Release Can Be Delayed With V.D!

    (posters) Made by: Hopper, Stacey

    Art.IWM PST 6166

    whole: the image is placed in the centre of the design with text in the top left and bottom right, in blue and orange. All is set against a plain white background. image: a hat, a pair of gloves and a cane, representing the return to civilian clothes...

  • Nile Steamers converted into Hospital Boats

    Nile Steamers converted into Hospital Boats

    (art) Made by: Mason, Frank

    Art.IWM ART 2843

    image: a large river steamer, painted white with large red crosses and serving as a hospital ship, is passing up a river or canal, while two more are behind in the distance. To the left is a small island with dhows.

  • Patients waiting Outside a First Aid Post in a Factory

    Patients waiting Outside a First Aid Post in a Factory

    (art) Made by: Spear, Ruskin 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2683

    image: Two figures sitting on chairs in a makeshift waiting room. A curtain dividing this space off from the rest of the interior runs along the left of the composition to the centre ground. There is a white table standing in the foreground, an open...

  • Dr Flora Murray: Endell Street Hospital, London

    Dr Flora Murray: Endell Street Hospital, London

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 2767

    image: a portrait of Dr Flora Murray sitting at a desk in an office at Endell Street hospital in London, looking down at something on the surface of the desk. The hand of a colleague is visible on the desktop to the left, showing that Murray shares the...

  • Sollum Harbour seen from the Hospital Ship Dorsetshire, 7 January 1941

    Sollum Harbour seen from the Hospital Ship Dorsetshire, 7 January 1941

    (art) Made by: Mann, W N 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 6497

    image: A view across the busy harbour at Sollum in Egypt. The harbour is full of a variety of shipping, including a warship and merchant vessels. One of the latter appears to be sinking in the middle right of the composition. Tall hills are visible on...

  • Your Ambulances in Action

    Your Ambulances in Action

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 15832

    whole: the four images are positioned in the lower three-quarters, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The main text is separate and placed in the lower three-quarters, also in...

  • How to Get Free Immunisation

    How to Get Free Immunisation

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14184

    whole: the title is positioned in the upper half, in white and in black, held within a green, red and white inset. The text is placed in the lower half, in black. All set against a white background. image: text only. text: HOW TO GET FREE IMMUNISATION If...

  • A Reminder

    A Reminder

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 13560

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre and upper centre, held within a narrow black area. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in yellow, held within a black area. The text is separate and occupies the majority, in black, and in...

  • Red Cross Ambulance in Action

    Red Cross Ambulance in Action

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 15838

    whole: the four images are positioned in the lower three-quarters, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The main text is separate and placed in the lower three-quarters, also in...

  • Grafting a New Eyelid

    Grafting a New Eyelid

    (art) Made by: Thomson, Alfred Reginald 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3602

    image: a scene in an operating theatre. The patient lies beneath white sheets, and a nurse standing on the left holds his wrist. The surgeon stands on the right working on an area of exposed flesh. There is another operation taking place in the...

  • Heroic Nurses of the Britannic

    Heroic Nurses of the Britannic

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1916-11-24

    Art.IWM PST 13000

    whole: the title occupies the majority of the lower three-quarters, in black. The text occupies the upper quarter, in white, set within a black text box, and in the upper quarter and lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background. image:...

  • Quick! Your Blood is Still Urgently Needed to Save Life

    Quick! Your Blood is Still Urgently Needed to Save Life

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14116

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper two-thirds. The title and text are partially integrated and placed in the upper quarter and lower half, in red, black and white. All set against a blue background, with a blue and white, horizontally striped...

  • Grand Gala - Kermesse

    Grand Gala - Kermesse

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1916-09-24

    Art.IWM PST 6984

    whole: the title is positioned in the upper quarter, with the text occupying the remainder, both in black. All set against a background of three red and two yellow vertical stripes. image: text only. text: Liberté - Egalité - Fraternité - RÉPUBLIQUE...

  • A Bunyan-Stannard First-Aid Envelope for Protection against Infection in Burns, as issued to the RAF

    A Bunyan-Stannard First-Aid Envelope for Protection against Infection in Burns, as issued to the RAF

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine

    Art.IWM ART LD 3849

    image 1: a pilot in a cockpit with the first aid envelope placed over his hand as he holds the fastening taught in his teeth. image 2: a gunner in action, facing the viewer and wearing the first aid envelopes on both hands. image 3: a pilot in profile,...

  • California House for Disabled Belgian Soldiers

    California House for Disabled Belgian Soldiers

    (posters) Made by: de Smet, Leon (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 10908

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title and text separate and positioned across the bottom edge, in black. image: three-quarter length depiction of a wounded Belgian soldier, with a crutch under his left arm, who is being supported by a...

  • ARP Practice

    ARP Practice

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 371

    image: in the background firemen fight a fire on the third floor of a building while in the foreground ARP officers wearing overalls and gas masks carry stretchers to ambulances. One figure in the foreground is tending to a civilian lying on the ground...

  • 'Ware Hitler's Greatest Ally

    'Ware Hitler's Greatest Ally

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Labour and National Service (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 14196

    whole: the image is placed in the central third. The title and text are separate and positioned in the upper third and lower third, in red and in black. All set against a white background. image: a full-length depiction of a grotesque looking creature,...

  • Sick Prisoner, Surgical Ward, Changi Gaol, Singapore, August 1945

    Sick Prisoner, Surgical Ward, Changi Gaol, Singapore, August 1945

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1945

    Art.IWM ART 15747 179 b

    image recto: A sketch of a sick prisoner lying full length in bed, his head turned away from the viewer as he reads a book held in his left hand. He is wearing an army shirt and shorts. image verso: A sketch of the upper part of the same prisoner, now...

  • Major R Harvey, RAMC : 26th General Hospital, captured in Greece

    Major R Harvey, RAMC : 26th General Hospital, captured in Greece

    (art) Made by: Worsley, John 1944-04-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5118

    image: a head and shoulder portrait of Major R Harvey in uniform, turning towards the right.

  • In a YMCA Hut

    In a YMCA Hut

    (art) Made by: Rushbury, Henry

    Art.IWM ART 1126

    image: an interior view of a large open room in a YMCA hut filled with military personnel. In the left foreground a few soldiers, newly arrived, stand with their kit. Across the rest of the foreground, soldiers sit and stand chatting, with most of them...

  • Red Cross Needs Blood Donors Urgently

    Red Cross Needs Blood Donors Urgently

    (posters) Made by: AUSTRALIAN RED CROSS SOCIETY (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 16718

    whole: the main image is positioned in the upper two-thirds, with a smaller image placed in the lower right. The title is separate and located in the lower third, in blue outlined grey and in blue, set against a white background. The main text is...

  • Quick! Blood Donors Urgently Needed

    Quick! Blood Donors Urgently Needed

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14115

    whole: the two images are positioned in the upper three-quarters, partially set against a white, diagonally striped design. The title is integrated and placed in the upper quarter, in brown, held within a white, arrow-shaped inset. The text is partially...

  • He's Had It! (V.D)

    He's Had It! (V.D)

    (posters) Made by: Hopper, Stacey 1945

    Art.IWM PST 8118

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper half with text, in red and black, beneath. A red dot is placed in the top left and all is set against a plain white background. image: a caricature of a soldier dressed in full uniform and kit standing on the...

  • The Hospital Camp, Thailand

    The Hospital Camp, Thailand

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 17101

    image: prisoners and guards pause and salute in a thoroughfare between two rows of huts as two men walk through the camp holding a large container suspended between them on a pole.

  • Schwesternspende [Nurses’ Appeal]

    Schwesternspende [Nurses’ Appeal]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 7591

    whole: the image occupies the upper centre, with the title separate and positioned below, in white gothic typeface, and set against a grey background. The text is separate and positioned in the lower two-thirds, in red and in grey gothic typeface, set...

  • Kriegskrankenpflege [Caring for War Invalids]

    Kriegskrankenpflege [Caring for War Invalids]

    (posters) Made by: Wolff, Käte (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 5708

    whole: the 10 images occupy the majority. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper centre, in black gothic script. The text is separate and placed in the bottom left corner and in the bottom right corner, also in black gothic script. All set...

  • Our Boys Need Sox

    Our Boys Need Sox

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 17343

    No description available

  • America the hope of all who suffer - Save Food

    America the hope of all who suffer - Save Food

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 17311

    No description available

  • California House for Disabled Belgian Soldiers

    California House for Disabled Belgian Soldiers

    (posters) Made by: Van Offel, Stan (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 10912

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned across the top, in black against a yellow background. image: Set against a background of a brightly coloured garden, a wounded Belgian soldier with a walking stick in his left...

  • 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...

  • Your Ambulances in Action

    Your Ambulances in Action

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 15834

    whole: the four images are positioned in the lower three-quarters, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The main text is separate and placed in the lower three-quarters, also in...

  • Blood Donor

    Blood Donor

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14122

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper left and centre left. The title and text are separate and placed in the upper third and lower left, in red and in black. Further text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in white set against a blue...

  • Blood Donors Wanted

    Blood Donors Wanted

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14130

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper half. The title is separate and placed along the top edge, in red. The text is separate and placed in the lower half, in blue, in white, and in red held within a white inset, partially set against five red...

  • Train to be a Nurse - a Distinguished Career for Women

    Train to be a Nurse - a Distinguished Career for Women

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14579

    whole: the main image is positioned in the lower two-thirds. Five smaller images are placed in the upper-three quarters, held within a blue inset. The title and text are partially integrated and located in the upper right, in yellow and in white, held...

  • Help the Red Cross to Save Lives

    Help the Red Cross to Save Lives

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 16641

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with a red Geneva cross placed in the upper right. The title and text are separate and located in the upper centre and lower left, in red and in blue. All set against a white background. image: a full-length...

  • Start from Scratch

    Start from Scratch

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14313

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the upper quarter, in red. The text is separate and located in the lower third, in red and in black. All set against a white background. image: a depiction of...

  • Urgent Call for Blood!

    Urgent Call for Blood!

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 14120

    whole: the main image is positioned in the upper two-thirds, with a smaller image positioned in the centre right. The title is integrated and placed along the top edge, in black and in red. The text is partially integrated and placed at the centre, in...

  • Percy Vere - Number 23 (recto)
Don't Take Chances (verso)

    Percy Vere - Number 23 (recto) Don't Take Chances (verso)

    (posters) Made by: Clarke, J (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14516

    whole: The poster is double-sided. Side 1: the six images occupy the majority, each held within a narrow black border. The title and main text are separate and positioned across the top edge, in black. Further text is integrated and placed over the...

  • Somme Storm

    Somme Storm

    (art) Made by: Mudie-Cooke, Olive

    Art.IWM ART 5400A

    image: a view of a military camp, with several large tents in the foreground and three figures on the left, two of which are nurses of the Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service. There are hills on the horizon and dark storm clouds...

  • Diphtheria is a Killer - Protect Your Child By Immunisation

    Diphtheria is a Killer - Protect Your Child By Immunisation

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Health (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 20145

    No description available

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