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  • Cöln 1916 - Ausstellung für Kriegsfürsorge [Cologne 1916 – War Welfare Exhibition]

    Cöln 1916 - Ausstellung für Kriegsfürsorge [Cologne 1916 – War Welfare Exhibition]

    (posters) Made by: Hoeltz, Ilse (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 5582

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters, held within a blue border. The title is separate and placed across the top edge, in blue. The subtitle is separate and located in the lower quarter, also in blue. The text is separate and...

  • Was Opferst Du? [What Are You Giving?]

    Was Opferst Du? [What Are You Giving?]

    (posters) Made by: Dolleschal (Undefined) 1921

    Art.IWM PST 6344

    whole: the image is positioned in the lower three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the upper quarter, in yellow gothic script. The text is separate and located in the lower quarter, in white, and in yellow cursive script. All set against a...

  • After the Battle

    After the Battle

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2706

    image: a view of a Western Front battlefield in the aftermath of battle, with rain falling from the sky. Four corpses lie amongst shattered trenches, with broken duckboards, barbed wire and corrugated iron littering the scene. There are also water filled...

  • Einsam in Feindesland [Alone in a Hostile Country]

    Einsam in Feindesland [Alone in a Hostile Country]

    (posters) Made by: Feigler (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 0474

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper four-fifths. the title is integrated and placed in the lower left, in black. The text is separate and located along the bottom edge, in black. All set against a white background. image: a three-quarter length...

  • Haltet Einkehr bei unseren Denkern und Dichtern! [Commune with Our Thinkers and Writers!]

    Haltet Einkehr bei unseren Denkern und Dichtern! [Commune with Our Thinkers and Writers!]

    (posters) Made by: Weise, Oswald (Undefined) 1914

    Art.IWM PST 5648

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned across the top edge, in black Gothic script. The text is integrated and placed across the bottom edge, also in black Gothic script. image: full-length depictions of a wounded...

  • Y Tú? Qué Has Hecho Por La Victoria?

    Y Tú? Qué Has Hecho Por La Victoria?

    (posters) Made by: Huertas, J 1937

    Art.IWM PST 8482

    image: A man with the lower half of his left leg amputated, leaning on a crutch. He wears military style clothing. In the lower right foreground is some barbed wire fencing. To the lower left is a logo of the Partido Socialista Obrera Español [Socialist...

  • HMS Castor. Wounded Received After The Battle Of Jutland, 31st May 1916

    HMS Castor. Wounded Received After The Battle Of Jutland, 31st May 1916

    (art) Made by: Gordon, Jan

    Art.IWM ART 2781

    image: The interior of a cabin below deck with several wounded sailors, most swathed in bandages, laid out parallel to one another across the floor. They are tended to by three orderlies and one naval doctor who is standing on the right and has a...

  • Three AM in a London Station Hut

    Three AM in a London Station Hut

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 0336

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a black border. The title is separate and positioned across the bottom edge, in black. The emblem of the YMCA is positioned in the bottom left corner and the bottom right corner. The title and YMCA...

  • Vergesst uns Nicht! [Don’t Forget Us!]

    Vergesst uns Nicht! [Don’t Forget Us!]

    (posters) Made by: Sauer, Karl & Sauer, Nic (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 0436

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned across the top edge, in black gothic script. The text is integrated and placed across the bottom edge, also in black gothic script. All set against a red and white background and...

  • Feesten der Nationale Herdenking - Fête du Souvenir National [National Rememberance Festivities]

    Feesten der Nationale Herdenking - Fête du Souvenir National [National Rememberance Festivities]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 4369

    whole: the title is positioned in the upper quarter, in red, set against a white background. The text occupies the remainder, in black, set against a brown background. All held within a black border. image: text only. text: DEN 5 OKTOBER 1919 LE 5...

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • Improperly Dressed

    Improperly Dressed

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

    Art.IWM ART 17100

    image: a soldier dressed in a patched, ragged uniform stands to attention in front of a large officer seated at a small table. The Officer is bare-chested and his shorts are also patched. text:'I will not tolerate my men in this camp being...

  • Carrying The Dead

    Carrying The Dead

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

    Art.IWM ART 17099

    image: two groups of soldiers walk towards a cross in a procession lead by a priest . They are carrying stretchers containing corpses wrapped in Union Jacks.

  • 'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    (art) Made by: Sims, Charles 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5581

    image: A depiction of Christ on the cross is superimposed over a scene of British soldiers gathering to bury dead soldiers in a battle-scarred landscape. There appear to be civilians in the foreground and a building on the right.

  • Bridge over the River Kwai

    Bridge over the River Kwai

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6035

    Four prisoners-of-war carry are large log across the River Kwai, Tamarkan, waist deep in water. Behind and above them the wooden struts of the bridge are visible, with hills in the background.

  • New Arrivals At The Hospital Camp

    New Arrivals At The Hospital Camp

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

    Art.IWM ART 17097

    image: men on stretchers are carried towards a row of tents by soldiers wearing arm bands marked with the red cross. In the foreground injured and sick soldiers lie on the ground with their luggage while another walks past with his arm in a sling and his...

  • Prisoners Working On A Cutting

    Prisoners Working On A Cutting

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

    Art.IWM ART 17098

    image: prisoners wearing only shorts and boots work with pickaxes on the cliff surface in between two rock walls. Further along the track similarly dressed men struggle to maneuver a boulder into a small wooden carriage, watched by uniformed guards.

  • A River-crossing with Kit

    A River-crossing with Kit

    (art) Made by: Chance, Miles 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 4902

    image: A soldier, waist-deep in water, wearing only a helmet is towing his kit bag through a river. Another, also wearing a helmet is swimming in front, spitting out water. In the background other soldiers are undressing and shivering. They are watched...

  • Day Break

    Day Break

    (art) Made by: Clark, John Cosmo 1916-01-01

    Art.IWM ART 16999

    image: A view of three British soldiers on watch in a trench. One stands with his back to the viewer, leaning against the trench wall, looking over the top. A second sits to his left, warming himself next to a brazier. A third lies at his feet, sleeping...

  • Pte H. C Coy Killed In Action

    Pte H. C Coy Killed In Action

    (art) Made by: Clark, John Cosmo

    Art.IWM ART 16991

    image: Two British soldiers walk along a trench carrying a stretcher on which a corpse wrapped in a sheet is lying.

  • Trench Feet

    Trench Feet

    (art) Made by: Clark, John Cosmo

    Art.IWM ART 16992

    image: A British soldier wearing a red cross arms band carries another soldier with a bandaged foot 'piggyback' on his shoulders.

  • Untitled [blank]

    Untitled [blank]

    (posters) Made by: Willette, Adolphe Leon (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 4323

    whole: the image occupies the whole and is set against a white background. image: a woman dressed in traditional French costume including a red, white and blue striped skirt and a blue and red military style cap and jacket. Under her left arm she holds a...

  • Catch 22
Ping Pong

    Catch 22 Ping Pong

    (art) Made by: Lee, Dick

    Art.IWM ART 16784 1

    image: A table tennis match. One player leans across the table towards the viewer to strike his opponent with his paddle. Both wear military clothing, as do the crowd of onlookers in the background.

  • Catch 22
The Soldier in White

    Catch 22 The Soldier in White

    (art) Made by: Lee, Dick

    Art.IWM ART 16784 7

    image: A hospital ward. In the foreground are two patients in discussion, both are wearing red dressing gowns and one has a bandaged head. In the far left hand corner of the ward is a patient entirely encased in plaster, with arms and legs sticking up.

  • A Mountain Battery : lifting the cradle up the hill

    A Mountain Battery : lifting the cradle up the hill

    (art) Made by: Luard, Lowes Dalbiac

    Art.IWM ART LD 4228

    image: A view looking down on a group of British soldiers attempting to pull a supply of shells up a mountain, along a path through the rocks. Two soldiers at the top of the mountain strain to pull the rope attached to the cradle, while five other...

  • The Last Call

    The Last Call

    (posters) Made by: Lindsay, Norman Alfred William (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM PST 12204

    whole: the image occupies the upper three-quarters, with the title positioned along the bottom, in white against a black background. image: a wounded Australian bugler in trench and surrounded by dead comrades, blows for assistance as a line of German...

  • The Sinking of HMS Hecla with the Destroyer HMS Marne : torpedoed while picking up survivors 11th November 1942

    The Sinking of HMS Hecla with the Destroyer HMS Marne : torpedoed while picking up survivors 11th November 1942

    (art) Made by: McWilliams, Herbert Hastings 1942-11-11

    Art.IWM ART LD 2612

    image: HMS Hecla pitches sharply to one side. Many figures can be seen on deck,struggling in the water and climbing over board. There are several life boats in the foreground and a large explosion in the background.

  • The Garrett Landing: The landing near Sidi Barrani, on 9th June 1941, of Major Garrett, RM and his party

    The Garrett Landing: The landing near Sidi Barrani, on 9th June 1941, of Major Garrett, RM and his party

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 2751

    image: Group of exhausted and injured soldiers standing on a river bank

  • Interior of a German Prison Camp, 1942

    Interior of a German Prison Camp, 1942

    (art) Made by: Mitelle, Louis 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 1936

    image: Despairing Allied soldiers sit around a candle-lit table in a POW hut. Many sit with their heads in their hands as one man stands to cut a loaf of bread. They are watched by a passing guard.

  • Exterior of a German Prison Camp, 1941

    Exterior of a German Prison Camp, 1941

    (art) Made by: Mitelle, Louis 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1937

    image: A line of POWs in prison uniforms push wheelbarrows of rubble in between rows of huts. In the foreground there is a German soldier brandishing a wooden club, and two rows of barbed wire fencing.

  • Kiirung, Formosa : the exterior of a Japanese prison camp

    Kiirung, Formosa : the exterior of a Japanese prison camp

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5534

    image: Japanese soldiers take British soldiers on an inspection of a Prisoner of War camp. Long, low, dilapidated wooden huts stand either side of the group. In the foreground is a small garden. The camp is surrounded by a high wooden fence which runs...

  • Journée de l'Œuvre Nivernaise de Mutilés de la Guerre [Nevers Charity for Disabled Servicemen Day]

    Journée de l'Œuvre Nivernaise de Mutilés de la Guerre [Nevers Charity for Disabled Servicemen Day]

    (posters) Made by: Neumont, Maurice (Undefined) 1915

    Art.IWM PST 11146

    whole: the image covers the whole, with the title integrated and placed over the lower half. Further text is positioned top right. All are set against a light brown background. image: a woman, dressed in a dark shawl and carrying a donations cup, stands...

  • Put Out of Its Misery : a veterinary officer destroying by means of a humane cattle-killer a horse too severely injured for
treatment

    Put Out of Its Misery : a veterinary officer destroying by means of a humane cattle-killer a horse too severely injured for treatment

    (art) Made by: Noble, Edwin

    Art.IWM ART 2609

    image: in a fierce rainstorm on muddy terrain, a soldier stands over a recumbent horse. In the background a horsedrawn cart moves away to the right

  • A Case of K Gas Poisoning

    A Case of K Gas Poisoning

    (art) Made by: Noble, Edwin

    Art.IWM ART 2479

    image: a horse stands in some distress, a deposit on the floor beneath its head.

  • Queueing for the Dentist : Milag Nord Hospital

    Queueing for the Dentist : Milag Nord Hospital

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 5114

    image: a line of men stand in a queue outside a low wooden hut with a fence.

  • Flag Day

    Flag Day

    (posters) Made by: Wyllie, W L (Undefined) 1915-06

    Art.IWM PST 13253

    whole: the image occupies the central third. The title and text are separate and occupy the remainder, in red and in blue. All held within a blue decorative border and set against a white background. image: a depiction of a sinking British naval vessel,...

  • Kunstsammlung der Invalidenfonds [Art Collection of the Fund for the Disabled]

    Kunstsammlung der Invalidenfonds [Art Collection of the Fund for the Disabled]

    (posters) Made by: Pock, Alexander (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 6891

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in black gothic script. The text is separate and positioned in the upper quarter and lower third, in red and black gothic script. All set against a...

  • Kunstsammlung der Invalidenfonds [Art Collection of the Fund for the Disabled]

    Kunstsammlung der Invalidenfonds [Art Collection of the Fund for the Disabled]

    (posters) Made by: Pock, Alexander (Undefined) 1915

    Art.IWM PST 6886

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper two-thirds, set against a white background, and held within an octagonal decorative green border. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in white outlined black gothic script. The text is...

  • We Lie at the Beach Dressing Station and Wonder how the Battle is Going : D Day 6th June 1944

    We Lie at the Beach Dressing Station and Wonder how the Battle is Going : D Day 6th June 1944

    (art) Made by: Heath, J C 1944-06-06

    Art.IWM ART LD 4280

    image: Two rows of injured British soldiers lie on the ground or on strechers in the shade of a small hillock surrounded by camouflage nets. Others sit with their arms in slings and their heads bandaged. One of the men is being given a drip by two others...

  • Gewalt ist Nicht Rechtsgültig nur Versöhnung [Violence is Not Legal, Only Reconciliation]

    Gewalt ist Nicht Rechtsgültig nur Versöhnung [Violence is Not Legal, Only Reconciliation]

    (posters) Made by: Plünnecke, Wilhelm (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 6305

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The text is integrated and placed in the centre, in black and in red outlined black. All set against a white background. image: on the left,...

  • [It's not Worth Thanks]

    [It's not Worth Thanks]

    (posters) Made by: Radlov, N (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 8544

    whole: the image is positioned across the centre, with the title separate and positioned at the top, in black. The text is separate and positioned in the upper quarter and in the lower third, also in black. All set against a white background. image: a...

  • Corpse: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    Corpse: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert

    Art.IWM ART LD 6287

    image: A soldier's body lying on the ground, surrounded by debris. He is lying on his back with eyes open.

  • The Auxiliary Hospital, Dover House, Roehampton

    The Auxiliary Hospital, Dover House, Roehampton

    (art) Made by: Spradbery, Walter E

    Art.IWM ART 3501

    image: a view of the buildings and grounds of the Auxiliary Hospital at Dover House in Roehampton, Surrey. A British officer with a walking stick walks with the assistance of a medical orderly in the right foreground. A Red Cross truck is visible through...

  • Sur la Terre Ennemie les Prisonniers Russes Meurent de Faim [On Enemy Soil Russian Prisoners are Dying of Hunger]

    Sur la Terre Ennemie les Prisonniers Russes Meurent de Faim [On Enemy Soil Russian Prisoners are Dying of Hunger]

    (posters) Made by: Steinlen, Théophile Alexandre (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 4742

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned across the top quarter, in black. image: a scene of an outdoor prison camp in the snow, framed by the struts of a wooden notice-board incised with the poster's message. In...

  • Stuck Fast in the Mud, Zonnebeke

    Stuck Fast in the Mud, Zonnebeke

    (art) Made by: Jamieson, Alexander 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5064

    whole: the image fills the upper three quarters of the composition, with handwritten text in black ink incorporated in the bottom quarter. image: a British infantryman is stuck fast in a large pool of liquid mud in a shell hole. To the right one of his...

  • Gassed and Wounded

    Gassed and Wounded

    (art) Made by: Kennington, Eric Henri 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4744

    image: An interior scene of a field hospital showing gassed and wounded soldiers lying on stretchers. In the foreground there is a soldier with his eyes bandaged and his mouth open in pain. His stretcher is carried by an orderly. A smoking stove stands...

  • The Latest Despatch - Send More Men

    The Latest Despatch - Send More Men

    (posters) Made by: Keene, Norman (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 12210

    whole: the image covers the whole, with the title incorporated and positioned across the top, and the text incorporated and positioned across the bottom, both in black. All held within a red border. image: a full-length depiction of an Australian...

  • Composition for a War Picture

    Composition for a War Picture

    (art) Made by: Kemeny, Kalman

    Art.IWM ART 6237

    image: a group of Austro-Hungarian infantry go over the top from a front line trench into No Man's Land. Several of the men have been wounded, with one lying dead on the ground. One man lurches back, having been hit by gunfire. Another soldier to...

  • An Impression of the Commemorative Vault built at Sagan showing Officers Working in the Grounds of Stalag Luft III
Cemetery

    An Impression of the Commemorative Vault built at Sagan showing Officers Working in the Grounds of Stalag Luft III Cemetery

    (art) Made by: Kenyon, B Ley 1944-07-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 4705

    image: A alter-like memorial marked with crosses and the RAF's eagle motif. In front of the memorial there are two men who have stopped digging and are looking at the monument.

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