HMS Duke of York


Taking it Green

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HMS Duke of York shipping water in heavy seas, North Atlantic, 1943

This King George V class battleship is shown Taking it Green (shipping water over her bow section in naval parlance).
Most notably, she was Admiral Sir Bruce Fraser’s flagship at the Battle of North Cape in December 1943 – the sinking of Scharnhorst. From 1945 – 1946 she was Flagship of the British Pacific Fleet.
Read about HMS Duke of York here.

Technical Details

Conservation quality signed print of pencil and scalpel blade drawing.
Print size: 11 x 15 cm