I have a set of US Army Airborne Patches that came with the "Jeb" Airborne Figure. The patches have a rough backing. Is the backing a water activated glue or a heat activated (iron on) glue??? Second question...does it work well or would I do better with Fabri-tac or double sided Scotch Tape...
I am looking for advice on the invasion flags that US WWII airborne troops used. I'm trying to make some 101st and 82nd airborne figures during the Normandy jump. I've found a few websites that talk briefly about them. My question is this. Who wore them during the jump right before D Day? Was it...
I've been collecting and kit-bashing for a couple years and finally decided to figure how to upload photos. This is my entire WWII collection, most of the figures are kitbashed or have original pieces replaced for what I found to be either, more aesthetically pleasing or just the only...
THE LAST DROP: OPERATION VARSITY
507TH PARACHUTE INFANTRY REGIMENT
17TH AIRBORNE DIVISION
DROP ZONE W
24 MARCH 1945
Operation Varsity, taking place 74 years ago today (March 24th) - below are the photos of my Operation Varsity display from the SSCC's 11th...
A kit-bash representing a rifleman from F company, 502nd Parachute Infantry, somewhere in the vicinity of Saint-Come-du-Mont on the trek towards Carentan.
One of the three major Parachute Infantry Regiments in the 101st Airborne Division, the 502nd landed in and around Drop Zone "A" on D-Day...
17th Airborne Division
24 March 1945
Commencing at 0600 on 24 March 1945, Operation Varsity was the second largest airborne operation of the Second World War landing roughly 17,000 Anglo-American paratroopers and glider-borne infantry on the east banks of the Rhine in...
Afternoon all, here is my 82nd airborne during operation market garden he's still a work in progress and slowly getting there. I'm really looking for some constructive criticism and any and all comments are more than welcome! Thanks in advance!