1/48 OT2-28-400 Otaki Republic Thunderbolt P-47D - Maj Robert Johnson 62FS 56FG 8th Air Force - RAF 73 Training Group Egypt 1944 - Col. Jack Price (Ace) 8FS 78FG 8th Air Force
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+
Very nicely molded kit featuring all fine recessed details, very good cockpit, gear well and engine detail, pilot, drop tank, bombs and decals for three colorful aircraft as well as a full color painting guide. The model as never been started. The parts are still in the factory sealed bags with decals and instructions. 73 OTU was a transition unit for RAF pilots qualified on other types in the ETO and Middle East, en route to Thunderbolt units in SEAC. Kitincludes interesting decal option for HD154 "18" from this unit, in ETO day fighter scheme. 73 OTU Thunderbolts have also been reported in anoverall semi-gloss black scheme.
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