The National Archives
Search our website
  • Search our website
  • Search our records

Valour

ValourGallantry
 

"Commander E.S Fogarty Fegen" Artist unknown, 1943. Gouache on board.

ZoomEnlarge

"Commander E.S Fogarty Fegen" Artist unknown, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/421Links to the Catalogue


The story of the Jervis Bay and its encounter with the Admiral Scheer is amongst the most famous naval actions of the war. The artist has endeavoured to capture the plight of the Jervis Bay in its one-sided battle against this mighty German pocket battleship.

 

Thumbnail linking to pop-up window
ADM 1/10496Links to the Catalogue

Thumbnail linking to pop-up window
ADM 1/10496 (2)

Thumbnail linking to pop-up window
ADM 1/10496 (3)