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Air Vice-Marshal Keith Park


John Mansbridge's portrait, Air Vice-Marshal Keith Park, 1940.

Keith Rodney Park was a decorated First World War fighter pilot who carved out a prestigious career in the Royal Air Force (RAF). In 1940 he played a pivotal role in the defence of London and south-east England during the Battle of Britain.


National Collection of War Art, Archives New Zealand
Reference: AAAC 898 NCWA Q393
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