Height of the Battle - The Signatories
Squadron Leader C S Bamberger DFC*
Wing Commander G C Unwin DSO DFM*
Squadron Leader GH Bennions DFM
Wing Commander HM Stephen CBE DSO DFC
Squadron Leader Basil Stapleton DFC - 603 Sqn at Hornchurch during the Battle of Britain - then 257 Sqn, finally 247 Sqn flying Typhoons.
Generalleutnant Gunther Rall - Knights Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords - flew with JG52, JG11 and JG300 - finished the war with 275 victories making him the 3rd highest Ace in history.
Group Captain Tom Dalton Morgan DSO, DFC*, OBE.
Group Captain Billy Drake DSO, DFC - 1 Squadron - Battle of Britain pilot with 20 victories and 9 probables - flew Hurricanes, Spitfires and P40s.
Squadron Leader Neville Duke, DSO, OBE, DFC*, AFC, CzMC - 92, 112 and 145 Sqns - top scoring Allied Ace in the Mediterranean with 28 victories.
Wing Commander Terence Kane - 234 Sqn and POW.
Sqn Ldr Tony Iveson DFC AE - 616 and 92 Sqn Spitfires then switched to Bomber Command with 617 Sqn - took part in all three Tirpitz missions.
Squadron Leader Iain Hutchinson - Battle of Britain 222 Sqn.
Flying Officer Ken Wilkinson - Battle of Britain pilot flying Hurricanes, then Spitfires with 611, 616, 19, 234 and 165 Sqns.
Major Werner Roell Knights Cross - over 400 missions on Stukas then to Me262s with JV44.
Wing Commander Tom Neil DFC* AFC – Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 249 Sqn.
Flight Lieutenant William Walker - Battle of Britain on Spitfires with 616 Sqn.
Flight Lieutenant Terry Clark DFM - Battle of Britain on Beaufighters with 219 Sqn.
Wing Commander Ken Mackenzie - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 43 and 501 Sqns then later night fighter Hurricanes with 247 Sqn.
Wing Commander Wilf Sizer DFC AFC - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 213 Sqn.
Air Commodore Peter Brothers CBE, DSO, DFC* - 32 and 257 Sqns.
Flight Lieutenant Robert Haglah - 236 Sqn.
Flight Lieutenant Nigel Kemp DFC - flew with Douglas Bader during the Battle of Britain with 242 Sqn, then the defence of Malta.
Wing Commander Bob Doe, DSO, DFC - flew both Hurricanes and Spitfires during the Battle of Britain where he was one of the top scorers with 14 victories and two probables.
Flight Lieutenant Benjamin Bent - Radar /Wireless Operator on Blenheims for 25 Sqn during the Battle of Britain, later on Mosquitos - assisted in a total of 8 victories including the first aircraft shot down on D-Day.
Wing Commander Vivian Snell - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 501 Sqn.
Squadron Commander Tony ‘Pick’ Pickering - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 501 Sqn.
Flight Lieutenant Albert E Gregory DFC - Battle of Britain on Beaufighters with 219 Sqn.
Flight Lieutenant Michael E Croskell - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 213 Sqn.
Flight Sergeant John Richard "Jack" Toombs - flew Blenheims during the Battle of Britain with 236 Sqn.
Squadron Leader Jocelyn G P Millard - Battle of Britain on Hurricane with 1 Sqn and then 242 Sqn with Douglas Bader.
Wing Commander Robert Foster DFC AE - Battle of Britain on Hurricanes with 605 Sqn then later Flight Commander of 1 Sqn fighting with the RAAF against the Japanese.
There are 5 further signatures on this print giving a total of 36 - we have not yet researched them all to provide a definitive list. In the meantime if you would like a large size, high resolution photo of the signature area then just contact and we will email it to you.