Philip E. West - Pathfinder Force - de Havilland Mosquito

More from Hansen Fine Art

de Havilland Mosquito Bomber Command Christmas Card by Philip E. West GAvA


Passing low over Norwich Cathedral on this wintry evening, Pathfinder Mosquitos begin to transit east from their bases on yet another dangerous night-time mission over enemy territory. They will take the lead on this bombing mission and their role is to identify and mark pre-planned targets with flares, enabling the main force of Lancaster and Halifax aircraft to drop their bombs as accurately as possible. 

You recently viewed

Clear recently viewed