Artist: Craig Kodera Title: Only One Survived Edition Size: Artist Hand Numbered; Limited Edition to 50 with COA. CounterSigned. Medium: Canvas Giclee Image Dimensions: 24"w x 16"h. About the Art: World War II's Battle of Midway was the turning point of the war in the Pacific, leading to eventual Allied victory. At the very start of that fateful conflict came this ominous confrontation. At 7:00 a.m. on June 4, 1942, Grumman TBF Avengers of the VT-8 squadron on their maiden combat flight were attacked by Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighters. 8-T-1 was the only Avenger to return from the encounter and pilot Bert Earnest and tunnel gunner Harry Ferrier were the only two men on that aircraft to survive. The seventy-two hours following the incident saw the turning of the tide in the Pacific: In sinking four of the most powerful Japanese aircraft carriers and thereby eliminating Japan's most experienced pilots, the U.S. Navy set the stage for eventual victory.
Countersigned by Pilot Albert K. "Bert" Earnest and Tunnel Gunner/Radioman Harry H. Ferrier
Gallery Direct Art is Consumer Ranked # 1 with the Highest Customer Service Ratings of any Online Art Retailer. Featured in Publications such as Art and Antiques, Wildlife Art, Inform Art , Southwest Art, Country Sampler, US Art, Western Interiors, Ritz Carlton, and Décor Magazines. We meet or beat the prices of authorized galleries with the best service, quality, and state-of-the-art shipping in the world of fine art!
No Sales Tax will be charged to your
order when you purchase here, regardless of where you live!
Copyright 2000-2018 Gallery Direct Art TM. All Item
pricing and availability is subject to change. Sizes are approximate.
All images are copyrighted by their respective publishers. They are
presented here for your evaluation only. It is illegal to use these
images for any other purpose. Disclaimer: This site is not associated with gallerydirect.com Legal