Sir ARCHIBALD HOPE

Sir ARCHIBALD HOPE

Battle of Britain rare signature

Cover signed by Sir Archibald Hope

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    Group Captain Sir Archibald Hope OBE DFC

    (1912-1987)

    Commanding Officer 601 Squadron during the Battle of Britain

    Drawn by Cuthbert Orde and his portrait features in ‘Some of the Few’

    The cover was signed in 1970 for an American collector and comes with an official IWM photo of Hope
    and also his Orde portrait taken from a copy of ‘Some of the Few’

     A scarce Battle of Britain signature

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