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JS50/41/04 Battle of Crete RAF cover signed 2 MM winners
Cover produced for the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete. Cover depicts German Paratroops descending near Heraklion in May 1941. Also depicted are a German MG34 team supporting the attack on Maleme airfield and Suda bay falling into German Hands. Cover bears 20p Military Cross / Military Medal Gallantry stamp cancelled with BFPS 2264.

Cover has been flown in Hercules XV207 of 30 Squadron on Task 5290 from RAF Lyneham to Suda Bay, Crete and then on to RAF Akrotiri.

Hand signed by Mr M G Comeau MM
Awarded the Military Medal for his conduct in saving others during the Invasion of Crete

Hand signed by Norman Darch MM
Awarded the Military Medal for his conduct in saving others during the Invasion of Crete

Official Special - numbered and certified