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Manfred Von Richthofen (The Red Baron), WWI Kit--1/30 Scale Resin and Metal Kit; Unpainted, Unassembled

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Item Number: 70025

Manfred Von Richthofen (The Red Baron), WWI Kit

Known by his English adversaries as the Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen was the leading German fighter pilot during World War I.  Officially credited with 80 aerial combat victories, he is considered the ace-of-aces from either side.  A Prussian aristocrat, Richthofen started the war as a cavalry captain (Rittmeister), but mounted troops were obsolete in the age of the machine gun and he was granted a transfer into the German Army Air Service.  He was not an overtly risky or aerobatic pilot, but rather a studied tactician and fierce marksman.  In 1917, he took command of Jasta 11 fighter squadron, which was comprised mostly of elite German pilots.  He flamboyantly painted his entire aircraft red.  His men followed suit marking their planes with splashes of color as well--and the Flying Circus was born.

1/30 Scale Resin and Metal Kit 
Unpainted, Unassembled

   Our models come out of the box pre-cleaned and prepped. Their polyurethane resin construction means sharp, crisp detail with no flash and little pitting.  The metal parts are clean and sturdy. 
   Our model kits are simple to assemble but by no means are they simple toys. They are highly detailed, historically accurate model kits – the most ardent modeler can’t deny the quality and detail found in our kits!
   At our core, we here at Campaign Miniatures are avid modelers, collectors, and above all, historians. We put a lot of research and analysis to make all of our products correct and accurate. And all Campaign Miniatures are compatible in size and scale with W.Britain figures and accessories so you can mix and match your completed kits. Keep an eye out for our ever expanding range of figures, vehicles, and accessories.

Due to be released in JULY 2024.