A PORTFOLIO TO COMMEMORATE THE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN 1940 – 2015
Limited Edition of 165
Overall size: 24¼” x 20½”
Response to Call
In this salute to the Hawker Hurricane, a pair of Mk.I Hurricanes from 32 Squadron lead the scramble away from their forward airfield. Often making three, four or five such scrambles a day at the height of the battle, this time they are racing to intercept Luftwaffe intruders who have been spotted crossing the Kent coast.
Joining artist Robert Taylor in signing each print, the Limited Edition has been personally autographed by two highly regarded Battle of Britain veterans:
Squadron Leader Geoffrey Wellum DFC
He flew Spitfires with 92 Squadron throughout the Battle of Britain and he finished the war with 3 victories.
Wing Commander Richard ‘Dickie’ Summers AFM OBE
An Observer on Blenheims with 219 Squadron throughout the Battle of Britain.
Collectors Edition of 175 (+£65)
Additionally signed by:
Flight Lieutenant Terry Clark DFM AE
An Air Gunner on Blenheims with 219 Squadron during the Battle of Britain, he assisted with 6 victories.
Flight Lieutenant William ‘Bob’ Hughes DFC AE
He flew throughout the Battle of Britain as a WOp/AG on Blenheims with 23 Squadron.
Wing Commander Paul Farnes DFM
Became an Ace during the Battle of Britain flying Hurricanes with 501 Squadron and he ended the war with 7 victories and 2 shared.