Poster – Dambusters Attack on Sorpe Dam, May 17 1943
By Piotr Forkasiewicz
Poster featuring the legendary aircraft of the Dambusters raid – the Avro Lancaster.
This illustration shows Avro Lancaster B.III, AJ-T ED825, attacking the Sorpe Dam Germany, one of the “Operation Chastise” raids by No.617 Squadron, Royal Air Force Scampton, England, on 16/17th May, 1943. The aircraft was flown by Flt Lt Joe McCarthy with George ‘Johnny’ Johnson as the aircraft’s bomb aimer.
The image is taken from the film Attack on Sorpe Dam.
Size: 420 x 295mm