SCOUT / WASP

This section illustrates the Westland Scout / Wasp and its various operators.

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SCOUTXT629

WESTLAND SCOUT AH.1 XT629 - 3 COMMANDO BRIGADE AIR SQN, ROYAL MARINES

WESTLAND SCOUT AH.1 XT629 - 3 COMMANDO BRIGADE AIR SQUADRON, ROYAL MARINES

SIZE: A3 (420mm x 297mm) (16.5 inches x 11.7 inches)

THIS ITEM IS SUPPLIED UNFRAMED

This print illustrates Westland Scout AH.1 XT629 of 3 Commando Brigade Air Sqn, Royal Marines during the Falklands War.  XT629 was attacked by two Pucaras during the battle of Goose Green on 28th May 1982 and shot down. The pilot, Lieutenant Richard Nunn DFC RM was killed and his aircrewman Sergeant Bill Belcher RM was seriously injured.

This print illustrates the XT629 flying low over Goose Green, and features the crew details and the 3 Commando Brigade Air Sqn and Royal Marines Crests.

This is a tribute to the flying skills and devotion to duty exhibited by Lieutenant Richard Nunn and Sergeant Bill Belcher on that fateful day.