I recently met Gertrude Kearns who’s a war artist and she sent me samples of her work after she was in Afghanistan 2006.
She received a General Service Medal for her contributions while serving as a war artist in Afghanistan 2006.
Former Royal Captain Pitkin who was attached to RCR while serving in Afghanistan and now is with the PPCLI.
Col Ian Hope – CO 1st Battalion PPCLI – Commander Task Force ORION Afghanistan:
Gertrude worked with Col Hope in 2012 and 2014 towards these works.
Afghan War Senior Leadership Series HOPE OF WAR 2012
Afghan War Senior Leadership Series THE LONG FIGHT 2014
Above 5 Images COPYRIGHT of Gertrude Kearns, courtesy of the Artist, 2014