Draw Your Weapons: The Art of Commando Comics @ National Army Museum

January 1, 2012toFebruary 29, 2012

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Draw Your Weapons: The Art of Commando Comics is an explosive new exhibition showcasing artwork and illustrations that draw on the 50 years of the ‘Commando’ series, the famous war comic series from DC Thomson.

The exhibition examines the history of the war comic from its initial conception, its heroic subject matter and its continuing popularity.

In addition to original artwork visitors will be able to explore and discover Commando equipment and histories from the Museum’s Collection, including the iconic dagger featured on the cover of ‘Commando’ comics.

Opening 1 September 2011

Event Info:


National Army Museum
Royal Hospital Road
London SW3 4HT

Museum Opening hours
Every day: 10.00am to 5.30pm
Except 24-26 December and 1 January


Find out more at www.nam.ac.uk