High in the Arctic Circle a bitter war of attrition was fought in freezing, unforgiving conditions, the desperate conflict played out against a majestic, awe-inspiring backdrop of beautiful ice-clad mountains.
Me109s of 6./JG5 led by Oberleutnant Heinrich Ehrler, based at Petsamo in Finland, soar high above the towering peaks of ice capped mountains glistening in the cold polar air, March 1943. Their dawn patrol keeps constant vigil along the glacial fjords of the Norway’s far-northern coastline, as the majestic vista gives the battle-hardened Me109 pilots a brief moment of tranquility far removed from the grim and bitter battles being fought below.
THE LIMITED EDITION
Each print in the Limited Edition is personally signed by two of the top Luftwaffe fighter Aces who flew on the Arctic Front:
Major ERICH RUDORFFER – Knight’s Cross with Oak Leaves & Swords / 222 victories
Unteroffizier GUNTHER KOLB
THE POLAR FRONT EDITIONS & REMARQUES
These FOUR signature editions are additionally signed by two further Aces who flew with JG5 on the Arctic Front:
Oberleutnant WALTER SCHUCK – Knight’s Cross with Oak Leaves / 206 victories
Hauptmann KARL-FRITZ SCHLOSSSTEIN – German Cross in Gold / 8 victories
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