Mastercraft Collection North American B-25 Mitchell Mitchell "Tondelayo" Model Scale:1/44

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Manufacturer Description

Product Description Avid collectors of handcrafted replica should not miss this desktop scale model. With the expert craftsmanship of this desktop replica, you'll surely be proud to bring it home and display on your desk. From the Manufacturer The Tondelayo was one of three B-25Ds that sunk a 6,000-ton freighter in the South Pacific during World War II. Its story was unique in the fact that During the battle, the Tondelayo's engine was shot out and for over an hour it combated 50 Japanese fighter planes as it headed down the New Britain coast. The other two accompanying B-25s were shot down during the battle. The plane's turret gunner was given credit for shooting down five Japanese fighters and the crew earned the Distinguished Unit Citation and Silver Stars. Despite tremendous damage "Tondelayo" was returned to service after it was repaired... like a phoenix rising from the ashes.

Product Features

Scale: 1/44 Handcrafted by a series of master craftsmen using only the highest grade materials Each product is identical to the plane's original blueprint Truly a fusion of art and history, a museum quality masterpiece unmatched by another model producing company on earth The perfect gift for any aviation enthusiast, history buff, military personnel, or collector

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