Pegasus Bridge Military Art Prints by Geoff Lea and David Pentland.
PCK2719. Pegasus Bridge Military Art Prints by Geoff Lea and David Pentland.Items in this pack :
Military Print Pack.
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DHM286. The Longest Day Begins - Pegasus Bridge by Geoff Lea.
Features the successful Horsa glider borne assault on the Caen Canal bridge at Benouville in Normandy at approx. 00.15hrs on D-Day, the 6th June 1944. Troops from the second battalion of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry led by Major John Howard took the bridge which later became known as Pegasus Bridge.
Signed by Sergeant Titch Rayner.
Limited edition of 1000 prints.
Image size 23 inches x 15 inches (59cm x 38cm)
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DHM1394. Piper Bill, Pegasus Bridge, Normandy, 13.00hrs, 6th June 1944 by David Pentland.
Commandos of 1st Special Service Brigade, led by Lord Lovat, are piped past the defenders of the Caen canal (Pegasus) bridge by piper Bill Millin. The bridge was originally taken in a coup de main attack by the gliders of 6th Airborne Divisions D Company, 2nd battalion Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, led by Major John Howard earlier that morning. Shortly afterwards the glider troops were reinforced by 7 Parachute Battalion, and together they held the area against German attacks until the main British forces landing at Sword beach could fight through to join them.
Signed limited edition of 1150 prints.
Image size 25 inches x 15 inches (64cm x 38cm)
Website Price: £ 165.00
To purchase these prints individually at their normal retail price would cost £270.00 . By buying them together in this special pack, you save £105
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