Lot n° 33
800 - 900
Result with fees
: 1 040EUR
CHURCHILL WINSTON (1874-1965).
Signed letter, signed « Winston S. Churchill » with an autograph note, Chartwell, Westerham, Kent, 28 April 1939, to the commander of the squadron [and future Air Commodore and Parliamentarian] Vere HARVEY ; 1 page in-4 format, typed letter; in English.
Churchill requests that HARVEY provide a fi rst draft of the letters that need to be sent to all concerned parties. Churchill will after adapt the letters to the best form. He was interested in what he was at Kenley Airport but chagrined by the losses of « no. 3 ». He will visit again once the uniform is ready.
Sold with a photograph of Churchill sporting a fl ying suit and descending from an airplane.
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