Guy Gibson autograph to star in UK auction

paulfrasercollectibles

2015-06-26 13:08:21

.

Guy Gibson autograph to star in UK auction

Dambusters pilot Guy Gibson's autographed letter shows a fondness for pink gin

A rare autographed letter from Dambusters wing commander Guy Gibson will provide the star lot in a UK auction on February 8.

guy Gibson signed photographGuy Gibson's autograph is rare in any format, yet Paul Fraser Collectibles has two examples for sale, including this magnificent signed photograph

The typed letter is signed at the bottom and will be sold for 800-1,200 ($1,269-1,904). The world war two hero signs off with, "although I can't be with you, please all have a pink gin for me!"

The letter, dated June 22, 1944, is being sold by the family of a Mr Greene, to whom the letter is addressed. The auction will also offer two of Mr Greene's medals.

Paul Fraser Collectibles also has a Guy Gibson autograph for sale, as well as a great Gibson signed photograph.

Share on social media
Write a response...





The bookmarklet lets you save things you find to your collections.

Note: Make sure your bookmarks are visible.

COLLECT IT!

Click and drag the Collect It button to your browser's Bookmark Bar.