Merit Models USS Yorktown CV-5 Kit (MM65301)
Merit Models USS Yorktown CV-5 Kit
This Aircraft Carrier was commissioned by the US Navy in 1937 and saw service until she was finally sunk in 1942 at the Battle of Midway.
Named after the Battle of Yorktown in 1781, she was the lead ship in her fleet until she was hit but 3 consecutive dive bomb attacks.
She stayed afloat for some time but eventually the flooding was too much and an evacuation was ordered.
141 men were lost.
About This Model
Full Hanger Deck Details
5 Photo Etch Sheets
Full Colour Painting Guide
Single Piece Hull With Panelling Detail
Includes 3 Types of US Navy Planes
Scale - 1:350
Length - 720mm
Width - 101mm
Model Number - 65301