Sir MAX AITKEN

RAF North Coates Closure Cover 1971

Cover signed by Sir Max Aitken

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    Group Captain Sir Max Aitken DSO DFC

    (1910-1985)

    Commanding Officer 601 Squadron during the Battle of Britain
    Commanding Officer 68 (Night Fighter) Squadron
    Commanding Officer Banff Strike Wing
    Ace with 14+ Victories
    Member of Parliament 1945-50
    General Manager of the ‘Daily Express’
    Chairman Beaverbrook Newspapers
    Drawn by Cuthbert Orde and his portrait features in ‘Pilots of Fighter Command’

     A scarce Battle of Britain signature