CV 707 Vesikko ‘WWII Finnish U-Boat’Art.No.: 100-SN72004 Product number: 8594071087227
|Era||Word War II|
|Type||Ships & Submarines|
SN72004 - CV 707 Vesikko ‘WWII Finnish U-Boat’
Built in Finland, Vesikko was in fact a prototype of the German Type II submarine class. Vesikko, also known by her manufacturing code CV707 was put to service with the Finnish Navy in 1936 and went on to serve until 1944. She took part in both the Winter and Continuation Wars and in 1959, she became a permanent exhibit in Suomenlinna fortress and is displayed there ever since.
- Accurate and detail-oozing model
- Photo etches, resin parts and metal periscopes included in the kit
- Various colour schemes illustrating the submarine’s long service career which spanned from 1936 till 1944