Present to you another Moran.
This time Moran in the service of the Red Army.
Photos of the building process here:
Best regards, Vlad.
After his dismissal as General der Jagdflieger by Hermann Goering at the end of December, 1944, Adolf Galland was slated to become Staffelkapitaen of 4.JG54 - at the time fighting overwhelming odds in the Courland Peninsula - as his punishment. [...]
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I used [...]
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