Falklands War - HMS SHEFFIELD prepares to re-fuel
acrylic on paper. Signed Tony Batey (lower left). Undated.
18.75 x 29.5 ins (47.6 x 75 cms)
A magnificent painting showing HMS SHEFFIELD (Captain JTFG Salt RN) in the waiting position to Replenish at Sea (RAS) from an Olwen class tanker of the RFA. Alongside the RFA and already refuelling are a County Class DLG (HMS ANTRIM or GLAMORGAN) and a Type 21 class frigate (to starboard). Complete with a SHEFFIELD cap tally at the top of the mount and a brief description of SHEFFIELD's career below (not shown)