Unbelievable that you climb out of your burning cockpit onto your wings and try to keep the fire away from your gunner. This is exactly what pilot Alan McLeod of the Royal Flying Corps Canada did on March 17th, 1918. His gunner Arthur Hammond was able to shoot down three of the attacking Dr.I’s. In the absence of parachutes, what else can you do?
The Koolhoven FK.8 was developed as a reconnaissance aircraft and played a big role in 1917-1918.
- Reproduction of original gouache painting
- Museum-quality poster made on long-lasting matte (uncoated) archival paper.
- Paper-weight: 250 gsm / 110 lb
- Shipped in sturdy packaging protecting the poster