Flying Fortress Bomber Prints by Anthony Saunders and Tim Fisher.
PCK1199. Flying Fortress Bomber Prints by Anthony Saunders and Tim Fisher. Items in this pack :
Aviation Print Pack.
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DHM416. Berlin Bound by Anthony Saunders.
In 1944 Berlin was probably the most defended city in the world. The Luftwaffe had kept what reserves it had for planes to defend Berlin. On March 6th, 1944, The USAAF were involved in the massive air raid on Berlin, 69 B17s were lost – but the Luftwaffe lost 160 planes. Whereas the US 8th Air Force could recover from these aircraft losses, the German Luftwaffe could not. By the end of the war, the 8th Air Force and the Royal Air Force had destroyed 70% of Berlin.
Signed limited edition of 2500 prints.
Image size 12 inches x 8 inches (31cm x 20cm)
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DHM1283. Coming Home by Tim Fisher.
The B-17 Flying Fortress 'Memphis Belle' returns from one of her 25 mission over France and Germany. Memphis Belle, a B-17F-10-BO, USAAF Serial No.41-24485, was supplied to the USAAF on July 15th 1942, and delivered to the 91st Bomb Group in September 1942 at Dow Field, Bangor, Maine. Memphis Belle deployed to Scotland at Prestwick on September 30th 1942 and went to RAF Kimbolton on October 1st, and then to her permanent base at Bassingbourn on October 14th.1942. Memphis Belle was the first United States Army Air Force heavy bomber to complete 25 combat missions with her crew intact. The aircraft and crew then returned to the United States to promote and sell war bonds. The Memphis Belle B-17 is undergoing extensive restoration at the National Museum of the United States Air Force at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.
Signed limited edition of 1150 prints.
Image size 24 inches x 15 inches (61cm x 38cm)
Website Price: £ 100.00
To purchase these prints individually at their normal retail price would cost £150.00 . By buying them together in this special pack, you save £50
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