Airforce-Art .com Home Page
Order Helpline (UK) : 01436 820269

You currently have no items in your basket



Last Christmas Post Dates (more)>
UK : 20 Dec, US/CAN/EUR : 18 Dec

Join us on Facebook!

Payment Options Display
Buy with confidence and security!
Publishing historical art since 1985

Follow us on Twitter!
Don't Miss Any Special Deals - Sign Up To Our Newsletter!
Aircraft
Search
Squadron
Search
Artist
Search
Signature
Search
Air Force
Search
SPECIAL OFFERS

Product Search         

Commander Sharkey Ward

No Photo Available

Commander Nigel 'Sharkey' Ward DSC AFC. Born in Canada in 1943. Joined the fleet air arm in 1962. During the Falklands war, Commander Sharkey ward commanded the 801 Naval Air Squadron based on HMS Invincible during April to June 1982. Commander Sharkey Ward flew a total of 60 missions during the Falklands campaign and scored three air to air kills, as well as taking part in or witnessing the destruction of 10 aircraft. Commander Ward was also the leading night pilot and for his gallantry received the Distinguished Service Cross. After retiring form the Royal Navy he wrote the book "Sea Harrier over the Falklands, A Maverick at war".


Awarded the Distinguished Service Cross
Distinguished
Service Cross

Items Signed by Commander Sharkey Ward

 A pilots eye view of the last seconds of a Mirage V at the hands of 801 Naval Air C.O., Commander Sharkey Ward, flying a Sea Harrier from H.M.S. Invincible on May 21, 1982, in a ferocious dogfight during the Battle of Falkland Sound. ......
Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.
Price : £110.00
A pilots eye view of the last seconds of a Mirage V at the hands of 801 Naval Air C.O., Commander Sharkey Ward, flying a Sea Harrier from H.M.S. Invincible on May 21, 1982, in a ferocious dogfight during the Battle of Falkland Sound. ......

Quantity:

Packs with at least one item featuring the signature of Commander Sharkey Ward


Harrier Aircraft Print Pack.
Pack Price : £250.00
Saving : £245
Aviation Print Pack. ......

Titles in this pack :

Action Over San Carlos by Geoff Lea.
Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.
GR3 Field Trip by Stuart Brown.
Harrier in a Hyde by Geoff Lea.

Quantity:

British Aerospace Harrier Print Pack.
Pack Price : £255.00
Saving : £217
Aviation Print Pack. ......

Titles in this pack :

GR3 Field Trip by Stuart Brown.
Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.
Action Over San Carlos by Geoff Lea.
Harried Argentineans by Stan Stokes.

Quantity:

Harrier Jump Jet Aviation Print Pack.
Pack Price : £290.00
Saving : £265
Aviation Print Pack. ......

Titles in this pack :

Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.
GR3 Field Trip by Stuart Brown.
Fighter Recovery by Robert Tomlin.
Action Over San Carlos by Geoff Lea.

Quantity:
Falklands Harrier Aircraft Prints by Geoff Lea and Robert Taylor.
Pack Price : £165.00
Saving : £140
Aviation Print Pack. ......

Titles in this pack :

Action Over San Carlos by Geoff Lea.
Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.

Quantity:
Harrier Aircraft Prints by Stuart Brown and Robert Taylor.
Pack Price : £170.00
Saving : £130
Aviation Print Pack. ......

Titles in this pack :

GR3 Field Trip by Stuart Brown.
Airstrike over West Falklands by Robert Taylor.

Quantity:
Commander Sharkey Ward

Squadrons for : Commander Sharkey Ward
A list of all squadrons known to have been served with by Commander Sharkey Ward. A profile page is available by clicking the squadron name.
SquadronInfo

No.801 Sqn FAA

Country : UK
Fleet Air Arm

Click the name above to see prints featuring aircraft of No.801 Sqn FAA
No.801 Sqn FAA

Full profile not yet available.

Aviation History Timeline : 17th December
DAYMONTHYEARDETAILS
17December1929A Jones-Williams, a WW1 Ace with 13.00 victories, died on this day
17December1940 of No.112 Sqn RAF shot down a SM79
17December1940British Battle of Britain pilot, P/O F. G. Nightingale of 219 Squadron, was Killed.
17December1940British Battle of Britain pilot, Sgt. W. A. Sutcliffe of 610 Squadron, was Killed.
17December1941Former British Battle of Britain pilot, P/O P. O. D. Allcock of 229 Squadron, Died of wounds.
17December1941Former British Battle of Britain pilot, Sgt. E. Welch of 604 Squadron, was Killed.
17December1941Leutnant Franz Evers of 3./Fernaufklrungs-Gruppe 121 was awarded the Knight's Cross
17December1942Former British Battle of Britain pilot, F/Lt J. H. Wedgewood of 253 Squadron, was Killed.
17December1942Former British Battle of Britain pilot, Sgt. T. H. Miller of 25 Squadron, was Killed.
17December1943Joachim Kirschner, a WW2 Ace with 188.00 victories, died on this day
17December1943Knight's Cross recipient Joachim Kirschner of 5./Jagdgeschwader 3 died on this day
17December1976Former British Battle of Britain pilot, P/O A. O'Connell of 264 Squadron, Passed away.
17December1986L Rochford, a WW1 Ace with 12.00 victories, died on this day
17December2007Knight's Cross recipient Johannes Hirn of Nahaufklrungs-Gruppe 32 died on this day

Contact Details
Shipping Info
Terms and Conditions
Classified Ads
Valuations

Join us on Facebook!

Sign Up To Our Newsletter!

Stay up to date with all our latest offers, deals and events as well as new releases and exclusive subscriber content!

This website is owned by Cranston Fine Arts.  Torwood House, Torwoodhill Road, Rhu, Helensburgh, Scotland, G848LE

Contact: Tel: (+44) (0) 1436 820269.  Fax: (+44) (0) 1436 820473. Email:

Follow us on Twitter!

Return to Home Page