Size: 30" x 24" Edition: 350 Subject: B-24 bombers during the Ploesti raid.
Flying at low-level over the Astra Romana oil refinery ,Lt James Merrick of the 98th Bomb Group powers his B-24 ‘Lil De-icer’ through the pall of burning debris as time-delayed bombs, dropped in error by a previous Group, explode beneath them. With any hope of surprise now lost, and taking heavy losses in the process, the crews of the 98th bravely hold their bombers on course.
Each copy of Anthony Saunders' Limited Edition, Thunder in the Ardennes, is signed by three veterans who flew on the Ploesti mission: Captain CHARLES D. CAVIT. Captain ANDREW W. OPSATA Technical Sergeant RICHARD E. TUTTLE.