Stories featured in the First World War Galleries, IWM London

Stories featured in the First World War Galleries, IWM London

Ground-breaking First World War Galleries which tell the story of the First World War – how it started, why it continued and its global impact – through the lives of those who experienced it.

  • British Army Lieutenant Royal Army Medical Corps

    British Army Captain King's Shropshire Light Infantry

  • Born 1877

    Died 1914

    British Army 458 (Incomplete) Warrant Officer Class 2 Worcestershire Regiment

    British Army 4584 Company Serjeant Major Worcestershire Regiment

  • British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery

  • British Army Captain Royal Army Service Corps

    British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Army Service Corps

  • Born 1886

    Died 1918

    British Army Temporary Lieutenant King's African Rifles to Royal Engineers

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Engineers/Staff

    British Army Captain Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Francis Derwent Wood

    Born 1871

    Died 1926

    British Army 1711 Private Royal Army Medical Corps

    British Army Temporary Captain Royal Army Medical Corps

  • Profile picture for The Viscount John Denton Pinkstone French

    Born 1852

    Died 1925

    British Army Colonel

    Royal Navy Cadet

    Royal Navy Cadet

  • Born 1885

    British Army Captain Royal Engineers

    British Army Major Royal Engineers

  • Profile picture for Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

    Born 1874

    Died 1965

    British Army Major Grenadier Guards

    British Army Cornet (2nd Lieutenant) 4th Queen's Own Hussars

    British Army Lieutenant-Colonel Royal Scots Fusiliers

  • British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Sussex Regiment

    British Army Temporary Captain Royal Sussex Regiment

  • Born 1895

    Died 1915

    British Army 9958 Private London Regiment

    British Army 9958 Rifleman London Regiment

    British Army 9958 Rifleman London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade)

  • Profile picture for Cyril Richmond Tobitt

    Born 1891

    Died 1983

    British Army Second Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Engineers

  • Born 1874

    Died 1916

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Scots Fusiliers

  • Born 1887

    Died 1916

    British Army Private Inns of Court Officers Training Corps

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Berkshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Siegfried Loraine Sassoon

    Born 1886

    Died 1967

    British Army Captain Royal Welsh Fusiliers

  • British Army 806104 Serjeant Royal Field Artillery

  • Profile picture for William Howard Livens

    Born 1889

    Died 1964

    British Army Captain Royal Engineers

  • Profile picture for William Leefe Robinson

    Born 1895

    Died 1918

    British Army Captain Royal Air Force

    British Army Second Lieutenant Worcestershire Regiment

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps

  • Profile picture for Eric Englefield Rowden

    Born 1894

    Died 1968

    Royal Navy Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

    British Army 1384 Corporal London Regiment

  • Profile picture for Cyril Lomax

    Born 1871

    Died 1947

    British Army Chaplain 4th Class Reverend Royal Army Chaplain's Department