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Trumpeter TU06712

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Description:
USS Texas BB-35 New York Class battleship U.S.S. TEXAS is the sole surviving dreadnought and the only remaining US warship that saw active service in World War I and II. With ten 14" guns TEXAS was the most powerful warship afloat.
Commissioned in March 1914, TEXAS was quickly deployed to Mexican waters following the Tampico Affair; was the first US battleship to be equipped with anti-aircraft guns; provided fire support in 1918 to Allied supply lines in the North Sea; first U.S. Navy ship to launch an aircraft.
In 1925 TEXAS was extensively modernized and became flagship of the US Fleet. In 1938/39 fitted with early shipborne radar type CXZ and updated AA guns. Further modifications to radar types CXAM-1, SC-1, SG & SK followed during WWII.
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Manufacturer:
Trumpeter
Code Number:
TU06712
Scale:
1:700
Item type:
Ship kits, waterline hull (injection)
Price:
£39.99
Order Quantity:
Quantity In Stock:
In Stock 2
Availability:
This will usually be dispatched within 24/48 hours of receiving your order
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Department:
Catalogue




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