Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Falklands surrender telex fails to sell

Falkland Islands

A telex sent to Margaret Thatcher informing her of the Argentine surrender and the end of the Falklands War failed to sell at auction today.Although just a simple one page document mounted in a frame, the Telex represents a key moment in British military history and the defining moment of a Prime Minister’s career, Read more HERE

Sadly it seems that Brian Powell paid over the odds for this unique piece of history.