Airfix Battle of the Somme Diorama
The European summer of 2016 marked the Centenary of one of the bloodiest battles in the history of warfare; the Battle of the Somme. Also known as the Somme Offensive it started on July 1, 1916, and ran until November 18, and was intended to achieve a decisive breakthrough for Allied Forces against the German frontline on the Western Front in France. By the end of the Somme Offensive over a million men from both sides had been killed or wounded but the French and British forces had penetrated just 6 miles into German held territory.
The Battle of the Somme Centenary plastic model kit includes:-
a Royal Aircraft Factory BE2C,
a Fokker E.II Eindecker,
a 1:76 Mk.I Male Tank,
43 British infantry figures,
45 German infantry figures,
a diorama base (650mm x 335mm),
2 aircraft stands.
Also included are 15 acrylic paints, 2 brushes and 2 poly cement.
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