HMS HOOD FDC in person signed by survivor - TED BRIGGS (died 4th October 2008)
A Superb full colour comemorative envelope, with the 85th anniversary of the launching of HMS Hood Postmark 22/08/2003 (BFPO 2752).
In person signed by one of only 3 survivors of the sinking of the Hood by the German battleship Bismarck in 1941.
Signalman Ted Briggs.
We produced this stunning cover ourselves in conjunction with the Hood Association. The cover was printed in July 2003 at the Elsecar Heritage centre, Barnsley, South Yorkshire using traditional press printing methods.
Limited edition of only 500 worldwide.