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"Flying Officer K. Campbell" Artist unknown, 1943. Charcoal and Gouache on board.

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Flying Officer K. Campbell

"Flying Officer K. Campbell" Artist unknown, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/424Links to the Catalogue


The height at which Campbell attacked the German ships in Brest harbour, as shown in this image, does not really portray what must have been a highly courageous act. The speed of the Bristol Beaufort and its proximity to the water during the attack can only really be imagined.

 

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AIR 2/4890 (96J)