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"Civilian Armament Instructor L Harrison" by RZ, 1943. Gouache on board.

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Civilian Armament Instructor L Harrison
 

"Civilian Armament Instructor L Harrison" by RZ, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/481Links to the Catalogue


The George Cross that Harrison received was not for a single act of gallantry but for a number, all of which involved unexploded bombs and depth charges. Only one example of his bravery is captured here, that on 12 February 1940.

 

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AIR 2/6170

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AIR 2/6170 (2)