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"Able Seaman W.A Savage" by Whitear, 1943. Gouache on board.

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Able Seaman W.A Savage

"Able Seaman W.A Savage" by Whitear, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/450Links to the Catalogue


Operation Chariot, the raid on St Nazaire resulted in a number of Victoria Crosses being bestowed upon participants. Savage's recommendation was signed by Ryder, himself to receive the same award.

 

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ADM 1/11888

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ADM 1/11888 (2)