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"Captain P.J Gardner" by Whitear, 1943. Gouache on board.

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Captain P.J Gardner

"Captain P.J Gardner" by Whitear, 1943

Catalogue ref: INF 3/441Links to the Catalogue


Fighting new technology with almost obsolete technology was not new to a number of the Victoria Cross recipients. Pip Gardner's deeds in North Africa were legendary even before he received the Victoria Cross.

 

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WO 373/18

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WO 373/18 (2)