HMS HOOD FDC multi signed David Mearns. Ted Briggs, Simon Attack.
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 last living of only 3 survivors of the sinking of the Hood by the German battleship Bismarck in 1941, Signalman Ted Briggs (deceased).
David Mearns who succesfully lead the expedition to find the Hood wreck off the coast of Greenland.
Simon Atack whose superb painting is represented on the front of this cover, and who kindly gave us his permission to reproduce it.
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.
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