WW2 RAF Battle of Britain Ace Bob Stanford-Tuck Autographed Original Print Display - Fully Certified
Vigo Militaria and Collectables are pleased to offer this vary rare piece of WW2 History.
This is an original autographed print display by the legendary RAF Battle of Britain Ace Bob Stanford-Tuck.
Wing Commander Roland Robert Stanford Tuck DSO, DFC and Two Bars, AFC (1 July 1916 – 5 May 1987) was a British fighter pilot and test pilot.
Tuck joined the RAF in 1935. Tuck first engaged in combat during the Battle of France, over Dunkirk, claiming his first victories. In September 1940 he was promoted to Squadron Leader and commanded a Hawker Hurricane squadron.
In 1941-1942, Tuck participated in fighter sweeps over northern France.
On 28 February 1942, Tuck was hit by anti-aircraft fire and forced landed in France and was taken prisoner.
At the time of his capture Tuck had claimed 27 enemy aircraft destroyed, two shared destroyed, six probably destroyed, six damaged and one shared damaged.
This fantastic piece is guaranteed totally correct and comes with a certificate of authenticity.
The display is complete with relevant artwork, authentic all-metal pilots wings, authentic miniature medals which are exact replicas of those worn by veterans on ceremonial occasions.
All these items including the original signature are treble-mounted in laser-cut museum quality board and are framed.
The completed framed item measures 18 inches x 14 inches.
This is a truly fantastic once in a lifetime opportunity to own Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot Bob Stanford-Tuck's signature in a top class display.
*NOTE- The frame is Gun Metal Grey.