Halifax heavy bomber, Lost

Halifax Heavy Bomber shot down on its first operation, painting commissioned by the only survivor.

Handley Page Halifax DK 170
Halifax DK 170 painted for the sole survivor

Click on the image below to see more detail.

Aviation  50 x 76 cm (20″ x 30″)

Halifax heavy bomber aircraft was lost on it’s first mission being shot down by a German night fighter that had been radar directed to the interception point.

Painting commissioned by the late Mr. John Loban eye witness, formerly Flight Sergeant and navigator of this aircraft.

He was the only survivor of the seven man crew who had trained together for 2 years in Canada.

 

Hyperlink to > Further Reading <

 

Contact Frickers paintings and prints

Contact Us

WhatsApp, Telegram.com or Facebook Messenger to  ‘gordonfrickers’

Landline : + 33 (0) 9 79 01 93 20

Mobile + 6 10 66 19 26, E artistfrickers at gmail.com

Email: artistfrickersatgmail.com : note, the ‘at’ is to fool robots and should be replaced with @ : if it arrives I always reply.

Copyright 2021

Fees and our Terms  are among the most generous on the Internet.

Don’t hesitate to ask for details.

Gordon Frickers © updated 10.02.2022

[This Gordon Frickers, art signature is on all my more recent paintings]

You are cordially invited to follow The Art of Gordon Frickers on www.facebook.com/gordon.frickers