Lieutenant-General Adrian Carton de Wiart VC, Winston Churchill's personal military representative to General Chiang Kai-shek in Chungking, China, 1944
RAF armourers load a 250lb bomb into the bomb bay of a Wellington of No 38 Squadron, RAF Shallufa, Egypt, 1942
Soong Ching-ling, also known as Madame Sun Yat-Sen, at her home in Chungking, China, 1944,  Madame Sun Yat-sen, widow of the founder of  the Chinese Republic, founded the China Defence League
Chinese cadets wearing German pattern steel helmets parade at the Central Military Academy, Chengtu, Szechuan, China, 1944.
A welder at work in a Tyneside shipyard during 1943.
Cecil Beaton portrait of a Royal Artillery officer leaning against a rock in the Western Desert, 1942.
A Cecil Beaton photograph of a British nurse assisting with a leg operation in the General Hospital in Tobruk during 1942.
Looking down the causeway between two slipways. The vast size of the shipyards is emphasised by the stocks and cranes dominating the image.
Cecil Beaton portrait of General Sir Claude Auchinleck, Commander in Chief of the Indian Army, 1944.
Shipbuilding: Four shipyard workers eating their sandwich lunch in the dockyard.
A student pilot of the Indian Air Force beside his Hawker Hurricane at a Flying Training School at Kohat, on the North West Frontier of India, 1943.
A view of a ship's keel in a slipway. A keel is the principal structural member of a ship, running lengthwise along the centre line from bow to stern, to which the frames are attached.