First Blood
"First Blood"
Artist: Layne Larsen

Medium: acrylic glaze on Linetek 3000 illustration board

Image Size: 24x17 inches

Status/Price: Available, $700 Cdn

Subject: W/CP.Y. Davoud (RCAF) and his radar operator, Sgt Carpenter (RAF) score their, and 409 Sqn's first victory the night of 01 Nov 1941 in the Beaufighter NF.Mk II by destroying a Luftwaffe Dornier 217E-4 of KG 2. This painting was selected for the 75th Anniversary of the RCAF display at the 1999 Canadian National Exhibition, as well as the Canadian Aviation Museum's 1999 ArtFlight exhibition.

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