Air Commodore CJ ‘Mickey‘ Mount CBE DSO DFC
A black and white photograph signed
CJ ‘Mickey’ Mount
603 Sqn, Spitfires 1940
Mickey Mount flew with 602 Squadron during the Battle of Britain and then commanded a number of fighter squadrons; 317, 260 and then 238 in the Western Desert. He then took a Wellington conversion course and commanded 70 Squadron. His portrait was drawn by Cuthbert Orde. After retiring from the RAF in 1966, he became a successful solicitor and passed away in 2003
Fine condition. Measures approx. 12 x 7 cm. NB. The brown marks on the image above are reflections.