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
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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