Six hundred men a day go through 'Heli-training' - 11 May 1982
image: Soldiers in full battle kit waiting in line to board an already full Sea King helicopter. They are watched by a
group of men who are off-duty and are sitting on the deck behind the aircraft.
A number of Kitson's drawings show the oddities of the military inhabiting a civilian luxury liner: Gurkha Rifles
weapons training in the upper deck Dance Hall; an anti-aircraft gun in the QE2 shopping parade; helicopter training on
Artistic Records Committee Commission in April 1982
Day 4 Sunday 11th - Practice 600 men go through in one morning. Sorry gents its not very comfortable Q18