Evacuation of Phnom Phenh
Watercolor Print on
Nautical Chart by
On April 29, 1975 this Warship participated in Operation Eagle Pull, the evacuation of Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Operation Frequent Wind, the evacuation of Saigon, Vietnam. As part of the evacuation of South Vietnam, the USS Kirk carried out one of the most significant humanitarian missions in U.S. military history. Under the direction of a civilian, Richard Armitage, the Kirk rescued the South Vietnamese Navy, and along with it, tens of thousands of Vietnamese refugees, and led them to the Philippines.
Notice Adam depicts a baby being thrown off the helicopter with full faith the crew members below would catch her.
Museum quality Giclee printed on Hahnemuhle William Turner 310gsm heavy 100% cotton fiber, acid-free, pH neutral archival paper. Produced with the highest quality materials to last up to 200 years in normal room light conditions.
Museum Quality Giclée Print of Watercolor Painting of Vietnam Evacuation Scene by Adam Koltz depicting the rescue of the remaining Americans from Cambodia and Vietnam.
$125 - $235
ALL WATERMARKS WILL BE REMOVED PRIOR TO HIGH RESOLUTION MUSEUM-QUALITY PRINT-MAKING
AVAILABLE LOOSE OR FRAMED:
LOOSE: 19" x 24" (including 2" borders) with an image size of 15" x 20"
FRAMED: 16" x 20" dull satin modern style black frame matted to image size 12" x 16" with glass front. MDF construction resists temperature related expansion/contraction, and retains "new" look for a lifetime of enjoyment.
A wonderful addition to your den or library.
Marine artist and 20 year veteran Adam Koltz has served aboard several classes of navy ships and merchant vessels. Adam's attention to detail stems from his intimate knowledge of ships and his passion for accuracy. His understanding of the interaction of ships with the natural forces of wind and water gives his images life and vitality. Adam uses pen and ink as well as watercolor, and depicts the vessel on a chart with historical or current significance. Adam's prints make special gifts for Departing COs, Promotions, Retirements, Spouses and Special Friends.