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WW1 Artist, Ernest Burgess, Part 1

Posted by Sam Willis, on July 17th, 2014

This is the first of two sketchbooks made on naval service during the First World War by Gunner Ernest Burgess. The sketches offer a fascinating insight into the war at sea as witnessed by a petty officer on service in the Mediterranean and Channel. Particular highlights are his depictions of an air raid on Dunkirk... Become A Member

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