TRUMPETER 1/350 Italian heavy cruiser “Gorizia” 05349

product description:
The Gorizia started on March 17, 1930 at the Orlando Shipyard of Otto Group, launched on December 28, 1930, and was completed on December 23, 1931. It is the third ship of the Zara-class heavy cruiser.

  After completion, the Gorizia was incorporated into the 2nd Cruiser Squadron and transferred to the 1st Cruiser Squadron on December 31, 1934. From then on until Italy entered the war in 1940, Gorizia has been in the unit. During the Spanish Civil War from 1936 to 1937, the Gorizia was active in Spanish waters. In 1941, the Gorizia participated in the interception of the British Army's "Operation Meat" and "Operation Halberd" in August and September, and at the same time covered the communication lines in North Africa. In December 1941 and March 1942, they participated in the first and second battles of Sirte Bay respectively. Later, in June, he participated in the "Harpoon Operation" and "Strong Operation" to intercept the British army. Participated in the interception of "Operation Bearing" in August. On September 9, it was controlled by the Germans because of the Italian government's surrender to the Allies. On June 26, 1944, a joint special team composed of Britain and Italy infiltrated La Spezia and sank it.

Product number 05349
product name Italian heavy cruiser “Gorizia”
Bar code 9580208053493
Product ratio 1:350
product type Plastic Model Warship Kit
Model size Length: 552.3mm Beam: 63.1mm
Total number of parts 410+
Metal parts n/a
Etched parts 4 pcs
Film n/a
Resin parts n/a
Total number of offsets 15 sprues, hull and decks
Announcement date 2021-03
More description -the kit contains over 410 parts
-the hull made from two-directional slide molds
-Deck wood pattern finely rendered
-Contains display stand
-photo etched parts included