Flying Kiwis over the Pacifik

.(1/72 Decal Sheet)

 

P-40M, NZ3072, No.14 Sqn, Kukum Field, Guadalcanal, July 1943.
Flown by F/O Geoff Fisken, most succesful NZ pilot in the Pacific.
(1/72 Decal Sheet)

P-40N, NZ3220, No.4SU, 18Sqn, Torokina, Bougainville, June/July 1944.
Later (1944/45), while back in NZ repainted in RNZAF camo colours and mission symbols plus kill marks added.
(1/72 and 1/48 Decal Sheet)

PV-1 Ventura, NZ4511, No.1 (BR) Sqn, Whenuapai (NZ), October 1943, before leaving for the war-zone.
Non-standard long white bars were added to nat. insignia and nose art oversprayed later at Henderson Field.
(1/72 Decal Sheet)

F4U-1A Corsair, NZ5272 / NZ5307, No.1 Servicing Unit, Henderson Field, Guadalcanal October 1944.
Forward fuselage, wings and rudder from NZ5307 were mated with the rear fuselage of NZ5272.
(1/72 Decal Sheet)

F4U-1D Corsair, NZ5416, No.3 SU, Jacquinot Bay, New Britain, May 1945
(1/72 and 1/48 Decal Sheet)

F4U-1D Corsair, NZ5424, No.3 SU, Jacquinot Bay, New Britain, May 1945
(1/72 and 1/48 Decal Sheet)