London, South Kensington
23 September 1999
WILKINSON, Norman R.O.I.
LAUNCH OF T.S.S.DUKE OF YORK, LMS
lithograph in colours, 1935, printed by London Lithographic Co., London, nick, tears and some staining mainly in the margins, losses in bottom left hand margin
39 x 50in. (100 x 127cm.)
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Built in 1935, the Duke of York was used as a transport ship during World War II, and played a part in the August 1942 raid on Dieppe.
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