During the course of March 1945, aircraft flying off the deck of HMS Indomitable took part in Operation ‘Iceberg’ covering the Allied invasion of Okinawa. On April 1st 1945, the ship was damaged by a kamikaze attack but was repaired in quick order and was able to continue operations with combat missions against Formosa (Taiwan). Attacks were also undertaken against the Japanese islands. Hellcat JZ935, flown by Sub Lt. T.B. Speak was damaged on April 5th 1945 during landing.
Smaller 36" roundels are supplied as an extra.
This mask set has been designed specifically for use with the Airfix 1/24 F6F Hellcat. Use
the Kit decals for stencil markings.