“Charley’s War” Battle cover on offer on eBay

Battle Cover Charley's War cover dated 29th December 1981

Battle Cover featuring “Charley’s War” cover dated 29th December 1981

More “Charley’s War” art from the weekly war comic Battle – this time a striking cover by Joe Colquhoun for an issue published back in 1981 – is on offer on eBay.

On offer is the original cover art to Battle number 347, cover dated featuring “Charley’s War”, cover dated 29th December 1981. The focus of the story is 7th June 1917, as Charley battled the Germans on Messines Ridge. It’s a dramatic and eye catching cover by Joe Colquhoun, in great condition

View the auction which ends on Thursday, here

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The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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