The life-line is firm thanks to the Merchant Navy



DescriptionConcept art, which would form the basis posters for the Merchant Navy, and the Merchant Navy Comforts Service. The ultra-realistic image depicts a coxswain at a ship's wheel, and an officer with binoculars. This artwork was refined until it became a poster with the caption ˜The life-line is firm thanks to the Merchant Navy'. INF 13/213 (Piece 52)
Authorby Charles Wood
Date1942
CollectionThe fighting forces
Link sourcehttp://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/theartofwar/prop/the_fighting_forces/INF3_0869.htm