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"Second Lieutenant C.H Upham" Artist unknown, 1943. Gouache on board.

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Second Lieutenant C.H Upham

"Second Lieutenant C.H Upham" Artist unknown, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/429Links to the Catalogue


Charles Upham was the only man to receive the Victoria Cross twice in the Second World War. An interesting element in this image is the depiction of Crete on the ground on the left hand side of the frame where Upham won his VC.

 

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WO 32/11643

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WO 32/11643(2)

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WO 32/11643 3