HOBBY MASTER 1/48 US MARINE CORPS GRUMMAN F4F WILDCAT MF-1 (HA8905)
$135.00 (Ex Tax: $122.73)
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Up for sale is a brand new 1/48 US Marine Corps Grumman F4F Wildcat MF-1 (HA8905) by Hobby Master.
In March 1941 the pilot of this aircraft, Robert Galer was appointed Captain and in 1942 became the CO of VMF-224 “Fighting Bengals” and became a Major. Between August 30 and November 2, 1942 VMF-224 shot down 60 enemy aircraft with Galer credited with 11 of these during a 29 day period flying the F4F-3. After WWII Galer served in Korea; ending his flying career with 14 victories. Robert Galer retired as a Brigadier General who had received the Medal of Honor, the British DFC and Purple Heart plus several others.
This model air-plane is made from die-cast metal and plastic and include extensive detailing. It is similar in quality to Century Wings, Calibre Wings and Forces of Valor.
Includes display stand.
|Dimensions||24 × 24 × 12 cm|
GRUMMAN F4F WILDCAT