RAF recognition poster - Helldiver I

RAF recognition poster - Helldiver I

Code: P25502

£20.00 Approx $24.75, €23.23
 

Helldiver I (Double Cyclone).  Identification/Recognition Poster Issue 3 - April 1944.  Approximately 38 x 56cm.  Printed by Fosh and Cross Ltd. in May 1944, on fairly thin paper.  Shows the silhouette of this American dive bomber from the front, underside and side.  With some creasing and a few small edge tears that have been repaired using specialist ultra-thin acid-free archival tape that does not yellow, crack or harden and can be removed by a conservator.  There is also an ink stain and paper loss at the right edge as seen.  Reasonable condition only but displays well.  These would have been used in training schools and were also displayed in Mess huts on active RAF bases.  Will be posted in a card mailing tube.  Stock code P25502.