Trumpeter British HMS Calcutta WWII Warship Plastic Model Kit (Scale 1:350)

SKU: 05362
GTIN: 9580208053622
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Product Specifications
  • Brand: Trumpeter
  • MPN: PKTM05362
  • Scale: 1/350
  • Type: Battleship
  • Model: HMS Calcutta
  • AGE: 14+
  • Country of Origin: China
  • Sub Type: Kit
  • Year Released: 2021
  • Weight: 0.4 Kg
Product Information

HMS Calcutta launched at Vickers shipyard on July 9, 1918, the cruiser was modfied for air defense in 1939, and deployed in the Mediterranean.

On June 25, 1940, the HMS Calcutta joined the Canadian destroyer HMCS Fraser and HMCS Restigouche on the Bordeaux Coast to Rescue 4000 french refugees besieged by the Germans. But because of the strong waves, the Calcutta and Fraser collided. The Fraser eventually sank and 45 crew members were killed, and the Calcutta lost 19 crew.

On June 1, 1941 during the Battle of Crete the HMS Calcutta was sunk by a German Ju-88 bomber in the north of the Mediterranean waters of Alexandria, Egypt.

  • The kit contains over 290 parts
  • The hull made from two-directional slide molds
  • Deck wood pattern finely rendered
  • Contains display stand
  • Photo etched parts included

Model Specifications:

  • Model Scale: 1:350
  • Completed Model Length: 393.1mm
  • Completed Model Height: 38mm
  • Number of Parts: 290+

Does NOT Include paint, glue or paintbrushes, these are sold seperately.

Packaging Dimensions: Length:43cm Height:20cm Width:5cm All measurements are approximates to the nearest 0.5cm

Safety Information: Suitable for ages 14+. Model making should always be done under adult supervision.

Delivery Information

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