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Operation Barbarossa…1/48 Messerschmitt Bf109F-2, 11./JG51

Built over 6 years ago.
Hasegawa kit, decals from Kagero Topcolors 19, brake lines and antenna wires added, painted with Gunze and Tamiya acrylics.

Aircraft had a standard 74/75/76 camo but was oversprayed with 70/71 in the field.
It was flown by Oberfeldwebel Heinz Klöpper of 11./JG51, Dugino in late August 1942. Klöpper was credited with 79 victories before he was KIA on November 29th 1943.

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7 responses to Operation Barbarossa…1/48 Messerschmitt Bf109F-2, 11./JG51

  1. A very interesting camo, Reinhard, perfectly executed.

  2. Looks great as always. That oversprayed camo looks neat. I like the difference from the straight-edged typical look.

  3. Is it possible you and your dad have outproduced Messerschmitt? 🙂

    Keep ’em coming.

  4. Very good Reini! I love that over-sprayed camo too! 🙂

  5. Great build, Reinhard.
    Never new that there were so many variants in schemes.
    This one also looks perfect.

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