Hurricanes of No. 257 Sqn attack a large formation of Heinkel 111 and Dornier 17 bombers, at 12,000 feet over London on 15th September 1940, during the climax of the Battle of Britain.
The second in the trilogy paid tribute to the aircraft of the Battle of Britain, shooting down 80% of the RAF’s victories – the Hawker Hurricane – and was personally signed by FOUR Battle of Britain Hurricane Aces:
Air Commodore PETER BROTHERS CBE DSO DFC*
Group Captain FRANK CAREY CBE DFC** AFC DFM
Squadron Leader GEOFFREY PAGE DSO OBE DFC*
Group Captain PETER TOWNSEND CVO DSO DFC*
THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN TRILOGY
We currently have available a portfolio of all three of the prints that were released as part of the 1990 trilogy to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain – Summer Victory, Hurricane Force and Eagle Attack. The prints in this set are not matching numbers but it is a rare opportunity to acquire the full trilogy of these sought after pieces.