1250 SCALE MESSAGE BOARD
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That would have been my next guess
Posted by Bob on 12/1/2020, 7:07 am, in reply to "Re: Quiz
Could this be a HAI model mastered and painted by yours truly?
Models are Ondina - CM in civilian livery and Hokoku Maru - probably Hai, although CM also made one of both her and her sister Aikoku Maru.
11/42 The Hokoku Maru and sister Aikoku Maru, Japanese liners converted into AMCs got into a gun battle with Ondina, a Royal Dutch Shell tanker (there is a model of her as an AMC as well) and HMIS Bengal, an Indian corvette, in the Indian Ocean. A shell from Ondina reportedly sank Hokoku.
As an aside, I've been looking for a model of Bengal, a Bathurst -class minesweeper/corvette, produced primarily for the Australians. A cross between the Flower corvettes and Ton class minesweepers. Don't think one has been produced.
This one should be straightforward except one of the models...connection, ships, and models?
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- Quiz - Peter Ewell 11/30/2020, 7:45 am
- Re: Quiz | Notice that's a Shell Oil tanker - Dick 12/1/2020, 7:14 am
- Re: Quiz - Dick 12/1/2020, 7:11 am
- Re: Quiz - Doug knowlton 11/30/2020, 8:19 pm
- Yes - Peter Ewell 12/1/2020, 7:18 am
- Re: Quiz - Roger Dawson 11/30/2020, 3:18 pm
- Re: Quiz - Bob 11/30/2020, 3:12 pm
- Re: Quiz - John Youngerman 12/1/2020, 2:39 am
- That would have been my next guess - Bob 12/1/2020, 7:07 am
- Correct, except for... - Peter Ewell 11/30/2020, 3:59 pm
- Re: Quiz - DarenL 11/30/2020, 3:19 pm
- Re: Quiz - DAVID ALCOCK 12/1/2020, 1:01 am
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