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Academy 1/72 Curtiss Kittyhawk Mk. III FR864/ GA M (build by MARKO ŠEN)

This kit build is done by my child best friend and neighbor In 70 we build kit together later teenage years he abandoned this hobby.After many years he wished again to build
he year 2000 made this model and again Abaddon for this hobby.a build kit left to me to save and put to my showcase.After 15 years, I share with you view (build by MARKO ŠEN ,Slovenija EU).
Represents:
Kittyhawk
Mk. III FR864/ GA M (M series) ,Fg Off Robert Matthew “Hawkeye” also known as “Old Wilkinson” or “Letchie Wilkinson”, Wilkinson, RAF 135092,
19/12/43,A/C shot down near Ripa. Italy, pilot POW, FR864,GAM, 43-5758, Crashed at Ripa Dec, 1943 after pilot bailed out following flak hit Wilkinson on fire and bailed out at 1500ft. POW if OK. .
surce , http://raf-112-squadron.org/planelosses.html

4 additional images. Click to enlarge.


8 responses to Academy 1/72 Curtiss Kittyhawk Mk. III FR864/ GA M (build by MARKO ŠEN)

  1. Great story. And a subject that never seems to go ‘out of fashion.’

  2. I always liked the desert P-40’s, this one a stunner.

  3. Nice work….I like it. 🙂

  4. Nice P-40, its always a good idea to post Hawks here.

  5. Lovely little Kittyhawk.

  6. Can’t go wrong with a P-40 in any guise.

  7. Great looking model P.k. Thank you for posting.
    California Steve

  8. Nice model, nice pictures, and nice story, thanks for sharing.

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