|Twilight Thunder by Stuart Brown (SM)|| Lancaster|
On November 3rd 1943, 21 year old Flt/Lt Reid's Lancaster was hit during two seperate attacks by enemy fighters. His navigator was killed and the wireless operator fatally wounded. Bill Reid was also seriously injured with wounds to his head, shoulders and hands. Despite severe damage to the aircraft and with no oxygen, heating or communication systems, Flt/Lt Reid pressed on and successfully bombed the target some fifty minutes later.
Signed and numbered by the artist Stuart Brown and by Flt/Lt Bill Reid VC, and Pathfinder Group Captain T G 'Hamish' Mahaddie DSO, DFC, AFC*, CzMc
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