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Barry Price

Midlands born Barry Price developed a keen interest in drawing under the guidance of his grandfather well before leaving school. From the start it was the portrayal of trains, boats and planes that captured his imagination. After military servce in 1960, he continued his career in commercial art. Since the 1970s he has enjoyed good sales of original canvasses and undertakes special commissions. Many artworks have been reproduced as greetings cards, calendars and commemorative plates. His artworks are reproduced as art prints of appeal to collectors worldwide. Prints of Barry's aviation and steam locomotive art are available from Cranston Fine Arts.

Age of Sail Naval Prints - Barry Price

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LEX16. The Victorys Approach - Trafalgar 1805 by Barry Price. ......
The Victorys Approach - Trafalgar 1805 by Barry Price.LEX16. The Victorys Approach - Trafalgar 1805 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £40.00
The flagship of Admiral Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar, HMS Victory is shown leaving home waters before the Battle of Trafalgar......HMS Victory by Barry Price.The flagship of Admiral Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar, HMS Victory is shown leaving home waters before the Battle of Trafalgar......1 print edition available from £13.00
NTR0141. Cutty Sark by Barry Price. ......Cutty Sark by Barry Price.NTR0141. Cutty Sark by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
The Wool Clipper Mount Stewart.  Built 1891, broken up 1925. ......Mount Stewart by Barry Price. (P)The Wool Clipper Mount Stewart. Built 1891, broken up 1925. ......Original Sold.

WW2 Aviation Prints - Barry Price

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Spitfires of No.611 Sqn RAAF fly low as the sun sets.  No.611 Sqn formed 10th February 1936, at RAF Hendon.  Initially flew Hawker Hart aircraft then Hawker Hinds, before converting to a number of variants of Spitfires throughout the war.  During the......Spitfire Sunset by Barry Price.

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Spitfires of No.611 Sqn RAAF fly low as the sun sets. No.611 Sqn formed 10th February 1936, at RAF Hendon. Initially flew Hawker Hart aircraft then Hawker Hinds, before converting to a number of variants of Spitfires throughout the war. During the......1 print edition available from £65.00
LE11.  Lancaster Dawn by Barry Price. ......Lancaster Dawn by Barry Price.

1 edition with signatures!
LE11. Lancaster Dawn by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £80.00
LE12. Operation Chastise - The Dambuster Raid by Barry Price. ......
Operation Chastise - The Dambuster Raid by Barry Price.LE12. Operation Chastise - The Dambuster Raid by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £75.00
 On a September evening in 1940, Spitfires of No.19 Sqn are seen flying south over the River Thames to engage the enemy.  In the distance, barrage balloons are in position to help protect the docklands. ......
Spitfires - September 1940 by Barry Price.

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On a September evening in 1940, Spitfires of No.19 Sqn are seen flying south over the River Thames to engage the enemy. In the distance, barrage balloons are in position to help protect the docklands. ......1 print edition available from £60.00
In the early summer of 1944 the Me 262 became the worlds first operational jet aircraft. With a top speed of 540 mph it easily outperformed any Allied aircraft of WWII, and went on to revolutionise aerial warfare. A truly remarkable aircraft. ......Luftwaffe Messerschmitt Me262A-1a by Barry Price.In the early summer of 1944 the Me 262 became the worlds first operational jet aircraft. With a top speed of 540 mph it easily outperformed any Allied aircraft of WWII, and went on to revolutionise aerial warfare. A truly remarkable aircraft. ......1 print edition available from £30.00
One of the most advanced aircraft of World War II, the AR234 with its twin turbojets could carry out its high altitude reconnaissance or bombing duties at speed which made interception by Allied aircraft virtually impossible. ......Luftwaffe Arado 234 B-2 by Barry Price.One of the most advanced aircraft of World War II, the AR234 with its twin turbojets could carry out its high altitude reconnaissance or bombing duties at speed which made interception by Allied aircraft virtually impossible. ......1 print edition available from £30.00
LEX14. D-Day Spitfires by Barry Price. ......D-Day Spitfires by Barry Price.LEX14. D-Day Spitfires by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £28.00
LEX17. Spitfires at Dawn by Barry Price. ......Spitfires at Dawn by Barry Price.LEX17. Spitfires at Dawn by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £28.00
N17. MkIX Spitfires, June 1944 by Barry Price. ......MkIX Spitfires, June 1944 by Barry Price.N17. MkIX Spitfires, June 1944 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N18.  De Havilland Mosquito by Barry Price. ......De Havilland Mosquito by Barry Price.N18. De Havilland Mosquito by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N19. Hawker Typhoons by Barry Price. ......Hawker Typhoons by Barry Price.N19. Hawker Typhoons by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N20.  Spitfires by Barry Price. ......Spitfires by Barry Price.N20. Spitfires by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N21. RAF Lancasters by Barry Price† ......RAF Lancasters by Barry Price.N21. RAF Lancasters by Barry Price† ......1 print edition available from £13.00
Halifax bombers of 102 squadron on the way across to occupied Europe on another bombing misison, June/ July 1944.  At the controls of DY - E is Flt Sgt Arthur Albert Edwards DFC, the  Halifax DY - H would  a few weeks later be shot down on the 12th A......Halifax Bombers by Barry Price.Halifax bombers of 102 squadron on the way across to occupied Europe on another bombing misison, June/ July 1944. At the controls of DY - E is Flt Sgt Arthur Albert Edwards DFC, the Halifax DY - H would a few weeks later be shot down on the 12th A......1 print edition available from £13.00
N30.  Spitfire MKIX by Barry Price. ......Spitfire MKIX by Barry Price.N30. Spitfire MKIX by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N34.  Spitfire MKIX Taking Off by Barry Price. ......Spitfire MKIX Taking Off by Barry Price.N34. Spitfire MKIX Taking Off by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N35.  Hurricane MK11C Night Fighters by Barry Price. ......Hurricane MK11C Night Fighters by Barry Price.N35. Hurricane MK11C Night Fighters by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N38.  Coastal Patrol Spitfire by Barry Price. ......Coastal Patrol Spitfire by Barry Price.N38. Coastal Patrol Spitfire by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N39.  Sunderlands 1944 by Barry Price. ......Sunderlands 1944 by Barry Price.N39. Sunderlands 1944 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N60.  Hurricanes - July 1940 by Barry Price. ......Hurricanes - July 1940 by Barry Price.N60. Hurricanes - July 1940 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
Avro Lancaster B Mk III, Judy, 97 (Straits Settlements) Sqn, RAF, circa 1944.  Aircraft number PB410 survived the war.......Lancasters - 97 Squadron by Barry Price.Avro Lancaster B Mk III, Judy, 97 (Straits Settlements) Sqn, RAF, circa 1944. Aircraft number PB410 survived the war.......1 print edition available from £13.00
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N62. Mosquito by Barry Price. ......Mosquito by Barry Price.N62. Mosquito by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N63.  Wellingtons Mk1c Summer 1941 by Barry Price. ......Wellingtons Mk1c Summer 1941 by Barry Price.N63. Wellingtons Mk1c Summer 1941 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N66. Stirling - 1940s by Barry Price. ......Stirling - 1940s by Barry Price.N66. Stirling - 1940s by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
On 8 December 1939 at Martlesham Heath, 264 Squadron was reformed and equipped with the new Boulton Paul Defiant fighter.  In March 1940 the squadron started operations doing convoy patrols.  After initial successes the Luftwaffe soon realised that t......Boulton Paul Defiants by Barry Price.On 8 December 1939 at Martlesham Heath, 264 Squadron was reformed and equipped with the new Boulton Paul Defiant fighter. In March 1940 the squadron started operations doing convoy patrols. After initial successes the Luftwaffe soon realised that t......1 print edition available from £13.00
Incredibly, on 15th October 1944, Lt Paul McDowell managed to bring <i>Little Miss Mischief</i> back to Bassingbourn from Cologne despite the bomber having suffered a direct flak hit.  She was one of the B-17 machines which carried out the second of ......B17G Flying Fortress Little Miss Mischief by Barry Price.Incredibly, on 15th October 1944, Lt Paul McDowell managed to bring Little Miss Mischief back to Bassingbourn from Cologne despite the bomber having suffered a direct flak hit. She was one of the B-17 machines which carried out the second of ......1 print edition available from £13.00
P51D Mustangs, 363rd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group USAAF, 8th Air Force, based at Leiston, Suffolk.  Aircraft Glamorous Glen III, piloted by Chuck Yeager, and Old Crow, piloted by Bud Anderson, circa 1945.......P51D Mustangs, January 1945 by Barry Price.P51D Mustangs, 363rd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group USAAF, 8th Air Force, based at Leiston, Suffolk. Aircraft Glamorous Glen III, piloted by Chuck Yeager, and Old Crow, piloted by Bud Anderson, circa 1945.......1 print edition available from £13.00
Original available : £1100.00
NTR0130. Spitfire Duo by Barry Price. ......Spitfire Duo by Barry Price.NTR0130. Spitfire Duo by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00

Modern Aviation Prints - Barry Price

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 In 1948 Stalins ruthless rule over post-war Eastern Europe was extended to a blockade of the land supply routes to West Berlin in an attempt to starve the city into surrender. The freedom of West Berlins 2 million population was maintained during 19......
The Berlin Airlift - Tempelhof 1948 by Barry Price. In 1948 Stalins ruthless rule over post-war Eastern Europe was extended to a blockade of the land supply routes to West Berlin in an attempt to starve the city into surrender. The freedom of West Berlins 2 million population was maintained during 19......1 print edition available from £75.00
LEX15. Hero of the Sky - Concorde by Barry Price. ......Hero of the Sky - Concorde by Barry Price.LEX15. Hero of the Sky - Concorde by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £34.00
N33.  RAF Vulcan MKB2 by Barry Price. ......RAF Vulcan MKB2 by Barry Price.N33. RAF Vulcan MKB2 by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
FG89 Hunters, No.1 Squadron RAF. XE624 leading.......Hunters F(GA) Mk9 by Barry Price.FG89 Hunters, No.1 Squadron RAF. XE624 leading.......1 print edition available from £13.00
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XR789 and XR724, 11 Squadron RAF.......Lightnings F6 by Barry Price.XR789 and XR724, 11 Squadron RAF.......1 print edition available from £13.00
Original available : £1100.00
N67.  Avro Shackleton MR.Mk2 - 1950s by Barry Price. ......Avro Shackleton MR.Mk2 - 1950s by Barry Price.N67. Avro Shackleton MR.Mk2 - 1950s by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N68.  British Airways Concorde by Barry Price. ......British Airways Concorde by Barry Price.N68. British Airways Concorde by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
Lockheed Hercules CMK1, Royal Air Force, XV179 taking off.......Hercules C. Mk1 by Barry Price.Lockheed Hercules CMK1, Royal Air Force, XV179 taking off.......1 print edition available from £13.00
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N86.  Delta Golf by Barry Price. <b>The first British production Concorde G-BBDG. ......Delta Golf by Barry Price.N86. Delta Golf by Barry Price. The first British production Concorde G-BBDG. ......1 print edition available from £13.00

Train Prints - Barry Price

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 No.60009 Union of South Africa stands at the platform as sister engine No.60022 Mallard passes with the southbound Elizabethan from Edinburgh for London c.1960. ......
A4s at York by Barry Price. No.60009 Union of South Africa stands at the platform as sister engine No.60022 Mallard passes with the southbound Elizabethan from Edinburgh for London c.1960. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 Stanier Black 5 No.44687 struggles up Camden Bank from Euston with empty stock as Stanier Pacific No.46229 Duches of Hamilton storms past with a northbound express on an autumn evening c.1960. ......Duchess on Camden Bank by Barry Price. Stanier Black 5 No.44687 struggles up Camden Bank from Euston with empty stock as Stanier Pacific No.46229 Duches of Hamilton storms past with a northbound express on an autumn evening c.1960. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 No.60103 Flying Scotsman crossing the Royal Border Bridge, Berwick-on-Tweed, c.1960. ......Flying Scotsman by Barry Price. No.60103 Flying Scotsman crossing the Royal Border Bridge, Berwick-on-Tweed, c.1960. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 Ex G.W.R. King Class 4-6-0 No.6000 King George V leaving Paddington in the 1960s. ......King George V by Barry Price. Ex G.W.R. King Class 4-6-0 No.6000 King George V leaving Paddington in the 1960s. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
On 3rd July 1938 Mallard achieved the World Speed Record for Steam Traction of 126mph. ......Mallard - 3rd July 1938 by Barry Price.On 3rd July 1938 Mallard achieved the World Speed Record for Steam Traction of 126mph. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 The Golden Arrow passing through Paddock Wood Station circa 1954. ......Golden Arrow by Barry Price. The Golden Arrow passing through Paddock Wood Station circa 1954. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 Locos Nos. 4652 City of London and 46255 City of Hereford are depicted towards the end of their working lives at Kingsmoor Motive Power Depot, Carlisle, early 1960s. ......Stanier Pacifics at Rest, City of London & City of Hereford by Barry Price. Locos Nos. 4652 City of London and 46255 City of Hereford are depicted towards the end of their working lives at Kingsmoor Motive Power Depot, Carlisle, early 1960s. ......1 print edition available from £34.00
Ex GWR 4-6-0 No. 5047 Earl of Dartmouth passing Codsall with the Down Cambrian Coast Express c.1959. ......Codsall, Late 1950s by Barry Price.Ex GWR 4-6-0 No. 5047 Earl of Dartmouth passing Codsall with the Down Cambrian Coast Express c.1959. ......1 print edition available from £34.00
 Manor class 4-6-0 7822 Foxcote Manor heads an evening local to Barmouth in the early 1960s. ......Barmouth Bridge by Barry Price. Manor class 4-6-0 7822 Foxcote Manor heads an evening local to Barmouth in the early 1960s. ......1 print edition available from £55.00
The Flying Scotsman is a LNER Class A3 Pacific Locomotive no.4472 and was built in 1923 for the London and north Eastern railway at the LNER Doncaster.  The Flying Scotsman was designed by Sir Nigel Gresley.  The Flying Scotsman represented the LNER ......Flying Scotsman by Barry PriceThe Flying Scotsman is a LNER Class A3 Pacific Locomotive no.4472 and was built in 1923 for the London and north Eastern railway at the LNER Doncaster. The Flying Scotsman was designed by Sir Nigel Gresley. The Flying Scotsman represented the LNER ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N2.  Blackmoor Vale - Golden Arrow by Barry Price.  ......Blackmoor Vale - Golden Arrow by Barry PriceN2. Blackmoor Vale - Golden Arrow by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N3.  King Edward II at Teignmouth by Barry Price. ......King Edward II at Teignmouth by Barry Price.N3. King Edward II at Teignmouth by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N4.  Wolverhampton Low - Level Mid 1950s by Barry Price. ......Wolverhampton Low - Level Mid 1950s by Barry Price.N4. Wolverhampton Low - Level Mid 1950s by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
The Railway Engine No 2 was built by Baldwin of Philadelphia in the USA in 1930.  The Locomotive worked for 43 years hauling limestone near Port Elizabeth in South Africa.  In 1974 the Baldwin Locomotive was wrecked when it ran away without a driver ......Baldwin at Brecon Mountain Railway by Barry Price.The Railway Engine No 2 was built by Baldwin of Philadelphia in the USA in 1930. The Locomotive worked for 43 years hauling limestone near Port Elizabeth in South Africa. In 1974 the Baldwin Locomotive was wrecked when it ran away without a driver ......1 print edition available from £13.00
The London and North Eastern Railway, named the 100th Gresley Pacific Locomotive after the designer Sir Nigel Gresley.   It was saved from being scrapped by the A4 preservation Society with the aim of rebuilding and preserving the locomotive in 1966.......Sir Nigel Gresley by Barry Price.The London and North Eastern Railway, named the 100th Gresley Pacific Locomotive after the designer Sir Nigel Gresley. It was saved from being scrapped by the A4 preservation Society with the aim of rebuilding and preserving the locomotive in 1966.......1 print edition available from £13.00
N13. Stanier Black Five, Mid 1950s by Barry Price. ......Stanier Black Five, Mid 1950s by Barry Price.N13. Stanier Black Five, Mid 1950s by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N22.  Settle-Carlisle Line by Barry Price. ......Settle-Carlisle Line by Barry Price.N22. Settle-Carlisle Line by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
The Flying Scotsman is a LNER Class A3 Pacific Locomotive no.4472 and was built in 1923 for the London and north Eastern railway at the LNER Doncaster.  The Flying Scotsman was designed by Sir Nigel Gresley.  The Flying Scotsman represented the LNER ......N60103 Flying Scotsman by Barry Price.The Flying Scotsman is a LNER Class A3 Pacific Locomotive no.4472 and was built in 1923 for the London and north Eastern railway at the LNER Doncaster. The Flying Scotsman was designed by Sir Nigel Gresley. The Flying Scotsman represented the LNER ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N24.  Sonning Cutting by Barry Price. ......Sonning Cutting by Barry Price.N24. Sonning Cutting by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N27.  Dillicar Water Troughs Britannia Class Loco 70052 Firth of Tay by Barry Price. ......Dillicar Water Troughs Britannia Class Loco 70052 Firth of Tay by Barry Price.N27. Dillicar Water Troughs Britannia Class Loco 70052 Firth of Tay by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N41.  Lorna Dorne (GWR) by Barry Price. ......Lorna Dorne (GWR) by Barry Price.N41. Lorna Dorne (GWR) by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N42.  Royal Scot by Barry Price. ......Royal Scot by Barry Price.N42. Royal Scot by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
N49.  Hagley Hall GWR by Barry Price. ......Hagley Hall GWR by Barry Price.N49. Hagley Hall GWR by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
No.6000 King George V with the Cornish Riviera Express between Dawlish and Teignmouth, Devon in the late 1950s. ......Cornish Riviera Express by Barry Price.No.6000 King George V with the Cornish Riviera Express between Dawlish and Teignmouth, Devon in the late 1950s. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
 The Flying Scotsman exits the Forth Bridge. ......Flying Scotsman by Barry Price. The Flying Scotsman exits the Forth Bridge. ......1 print edition available from £50.00
NTR0115. Mallard at Cockburns Path by Barry Price. ......Mallard at Cockburns Path by Barry Price.NTR0115. Mallard at Cockburns Path by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
NTR0116. King George V at Old Oak Common by Barry Price. ......King George V at Old Oak Common by Barry Price.NTR0116. King George V at Old Oak Common by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
NTR0117. Princess Coronation Class 6229 - Duchess of Hamilton by Barry Price. ......
Princess Coronation Class 6229 - Duchess of Hamilton by Barry Price.NTR0117. Princess Coronation Class 6229 - Duchess of Hamilton by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
NTR0118. The Elizabethan by Barry Price. ......The Elizabethan by Barry Price.NTR0118. The Elizabethan by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
NTR0120. The Royal Scot Express by Barry Price. ......The Royal Scot Express by Barry Price.NTR0120. The Royal Scot Express by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
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The Deltic Prototype Late 1950s by Barry Price. ......1 print edition available from £13.00
Ex L.N.E.R A4 Pacific 60030 Golden Fleece approaching Grantham with a southbound express circa 1960. ......Golden Fleece by Barry Price. (P)Ex L.N.E.R A4 Pacific 60030 Golden Fleece approaching Grantham with a southbound express circa 1960. ......Original Sold.
Ex G.W.R. Hall Class 4.6.0 6956 Mottram Hall pass Albrighton, Shropshire with a southbound express, late 1950s. ......Mottram Hall by Barry Price. (P)Ex G.W.R. Hall Class 4.6.0 6956 Mottram Hall pass Albrighton, Shropshire with a southbound express, late 1950s. ......Original Sold.
Ex L.M.S. Royal Scot 4.6.0 46115 Scots Guardsman passing Penkridge, Staffs, with an evening Manchester - Birmingham express, circa 1955. ......Scots Guardsman by Barry Price. (P)Ex L.M.S. Royal Scot 4.6.0 46115 Scots Guardsman passing Penkridge, Staffs, with an evening Manchester - Birmingham express, circa 1955. ......Original Sold.
Ex G.W.R. 2.6.2 Tank 5179 pauses at Codsall with a northbound local, circa 1955. ......Codsall circa 1955 by Barry Price. (P)Ex G.W.R. 2.6.2 Tank 5179 pauses at Codsall with a northbound local, circa 1955. ......Original Sold.

 

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In the Vietnam war Squadron VA-163 was stationed aboard the carrier Oriskany on its second cruise, the squadrons A-4 Skyhawks were led by Commander Wynn Foster, one of the navys most aggressive strike leaders, and under Air Wing Commander James Stockdale, the A-4 pilots racked up a formidable record as a top fighting unit.

Alfa-Strike by Nicolas Trudgian. (Y)
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 Watched by keen eyes, an Upkeep bomb arrives on the threshold to be loaded onto the special cradle beneath a Lancaster of 617 Dambusters Squadron on the eve of their perilous journey to the Ruhr Valley on the night of 16th May 1943 when the Möhne and Eder dams were breached under the codename Operation Chastise.

Bombing Up by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 In the depths of winter, Halifax aircraft of 158 Squadron based at RAF Lissett, Yorkshire, make their final preparations before take off. A remarkable aircraft much loved by its crews.

Mutual Support by Philip West. (Y)
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 Two Spitfire Mk1Bs of 92 Squadron patrol the south coast from their temporary base at Ford, here passing over the Needles rocks, Isle of Wight, in the Spring of 1942.

In Them We Trust by Ivan Berryman. (C)
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 R-Robert was dramatically retrieved after nearly forty years on the bed of Loch Ness in Scotland. It is being restored at the Brooklands Museum.

The Loch Ness Wellington by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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 Leutnant Klaus Bretschneider, Staffelkapitan of 5./JG300 kicks up the dust as he taxies his Fw190 A-8 Red One from its forest hiding place into the sunlight in preparation for take-off. The scene is northern Germany, November 1944. The Staffelkapitan will lead his 190s in a massed sturm intercept upon incoming American bombers. With Allied fighters dominating the skies, Luftwaffe fighter units took desperate measures to conceal their whereabouts. Commonplace were these hurriedly prepared strips, often near dense forests.

Timber Wolf by Nicolas Trudgian.
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Lancaster CF-X (LM384) of 625 Squadron.  On the Leipzig raid on the evening of 19th/20th February 1944 approx 47 Lancasters were shot down or failed to return, that is over 300 airmen.  Lancaster CF-X (LM384) was taking part in the bombing raids that were a build up to the D-Day landings of June 1944.  Leipzig was seen as a high value target due to its oil and synthetic fuel production.  The Lancaster took off from Kelstern in Lincolnshire just before midnight.  Unfortunately LM384 did not come back as was the case with many others - the aircraft was lost and crashed just outside the tiny village of Bledeln in Germany.  The Pastor of the village, Herr Duncker, kept a diary throughout the war and has an account of the plane crash and the subsequent burial of the crew.  All of the crew died in the crash except one - bomb aimer George Paterson who was interned in Stalag 357 Kopernikus.  The rest of the crew were given a Christian burial and stayed there until the end of the war, when the war graves commission disinterred the crew and reburied them in the Hannover war cemetery.

Last Long Shadow by Anthony Saunders. (B)
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 Willi Reschkes Fw190A8 of III./JG301 during October 1944.
Willi Reschkes Fw190A8 of III./JG301 during October 1944†by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 The Type 22 Broadsword Class frigate HMS Cumberland (F85) enters Grand Harbour, Malta, during the evacuation of Libyan refugees in the Spring of 2011, during which time she rescued 454 people from the uprising as well as enforcing an arms embargo before returning to her home port of Plymouth in readiness for decommissioning in June 2011.

HMS Cumberland by Ivan Berryman. (P)
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 The heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen slips quietly through the waters of Kiel Harbour as one of her own Arado Ar.196s flies overhead. In the background, Bismarck, wearing her Baltic camouflage, is alongside taking on supplies.

Prinz Eugen by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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B69AP. HMS Valiant and HMS Queen Elizabeth at Alexandria by Ivan Berryman.

HMS Valiant and HMS Queen Elizabeth at Alexandria by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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HMS Eagle and the commando carrier HMS Albion during the withdrawal from Aden in November 1967.  One of HMS Eagles Sea Vixen is passing overhead and RFA Stromness is at anchor in the distance.

HMS Eagle and HMS Albion by Ivan Berryman.
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 HMS Ajax was built as a light cruiser at Barrow and launched in 1935. She saw service initially in the American and West Indies theatre before temporary commission in the Mediterranean. Then followed her never to be forgotten role in the Battle of the River Plate ending in the scuttling of the Graf Spey. She is seen here entering Portsmouth Harbour with the Isle of White in the background.

HMS Ajax by Ivan Berryman.
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 With HMS Warspite keeping a watchful eye off her port bow, the Illustrious class carrier HMS Formidable prepares to recover a Fairey Albacore TB MK1 of No. 826 sqn. following a vital sortie against Italian shipping at the start of the Battle of Cape Matapan in march 1941. Led by Lt Cdr W G H Saunt DSC, Formidables Albacores launched torpedo attacks on the battleship Vittorio Veneto, seriously damaging her, despite coming under intense anti aircraft fire and a splash barrage of 15-inch shells.

HMS Formidable by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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To increase the strength of the US fleet in the Pacific during the critical early months of the war, USS Indiana went through the Panama Canal.  On the 28th of November 1942 USS Indiana joined Rear Admiral Lee's aircraft carrier screening force.  For the next 11 months, USS Indiana helped protect USS Enterprise and USS Saratoga, which had been supporting the US invasion on the Solomon Islands.  On the 21st of October 1943 USS Indiana went to Pearl Harbor, but after only a couple of weeks left to support forces designated for the invasion of the Gilbert Islands.  The battleship protected the carriers which supported the Marines during the bloody fight for Tarawa atoll.  Then, in late January 1944, she bombarded Kwajalein for eight days prior to the  Marshall Island landings on 1st February 1944.  USS Indiana collided with the battleship USS Washington while refuelling destroyers, killing several men.  Temporary repairs to her starboard side were made at Majuro and USS Indiana returned to Pearl Harbor on 13th February 1944 for additional repair work.  The painting shows USS Indiana with one of the two carriers she protected.

USS Indiana, First Tour of Duty by Anthony Saunders (Y)
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Midday, 21st October 1805, and Admiral Collingwoods flagship, the 100-gun HMS Royal Sovereign, breaks the allied line and delivers a shattering broadside on the Spanish flagship Santa Anna. Making great speed, Collingwoods ship had breached the Franco-Spanish line some distance ahead of the rest of his van and the Royal Sovereign suffered heavily as she quickly drew the attentions of three French and three Spanish ships. To her starboard, the French Indomitable can be seen firing into the British flagship while, astern of the Santa Anna, Belleisle and Fougueux are engaging ahead of Mars, Monarca and Pluton.

The Battle of Trafalgar - The First Engagement by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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 Ernst Barkmanns (Das Reich, 2nd SS Panzer Division) famous day long solo engagement against an American Armoured breakthrough towards St. Lo, Normandy, 26th July 1944.

Barkmanns Corner by David Pentland.
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 Superb figure study of the 82nd Airborne in 1944.

82nd Airborne by Chris Collingwood. (Y)
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 M3 Lee tanks and troops from General Slims 14th Army clear Japanese resistance form the village of Ywathitgyi in their drive to Mandalay.

Road to Mandalay, Burma, February 1945 by David Pentland. (GL)
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 Men of the US 381st Infantry Regiment, 96th Division supported by the tanks of 763rd and 713th Flamethrower Tank Battalions, during the assault on Yaeju Dake. This escarpment, known as Big Apple was the last in a series of tough Japanese defence lines on the south of the Island.

Taking of Big Apple, Okinawa, 10th - 14th June 1945 by David Pentland. (Y)
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 King Tigers of Kampfgruppe von Rosen, 3rd Company Heavy Tank Battalion 503, preparing to move out from the Tisza bridgehead to counter Soviet pressure on German forces attacking to the northwest at Debrecen during the first battles to defend the Hungarian capital of Budapest.

Tigers in the Mist by David Pentland. (B)
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 88mm AA guns of the 23rd Flak Regiment, used as anti-tank guns by orders of Rommel himself, are shown firing on British Matilda tanks of 4th/7th Royal Tank Regiment.

Action at Arras, France, 21st May 1940 by David Pentland. (Y)
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Leading 30th Corps assault across the Seine at Vernon, 43rd Wessex Division gained an initial foothold on the east bank.  Heroic efforts however by the Royal Engineers of 71st, 72nd and 73rd Field Companies, succeeded in constructing a Class 9 Bailey bridge (David, shown left) and a Second Class 40 bridge (Goliath, shown right)  Despite constant enemy fire this amazing feat was achieved in only 2 days, and allowed 15/19th Hussars Cromwells and 4.7th Dragoons Guards Shermans to cross just in time to repulse a serious German counter attack by Tiger IIs of SS Panzer Abteilung 101.

David and Goliath, Vernon, France, 27th August 1944 by David Pentland. (GL)
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  Trapped within a rapidly decreasing perimeter, the exhausted BEF along with elements of the French 1st Army appeared to be at the mercy of the mighty Luftwaffe.  No one though had reckoned on the brilliant leadership of Admiral Ramsay nor the gallant and unstinting efforts of the military and civilians who managed to rescue over 330,000 troops in nine days.

Operation Dynamo, Dunkirk, France 24th May - 4th June 1940 by David Pentland. (GL)
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