Victory at Sea - US Navy Submarines & MTB sections - EN

Victory at Sea - US Navy Submarines & MTB sections - EN
Brand: Warlord Games
Product Code: 743212005
EAN: 5060572506824
Category: Victory at Sea
License: Warlord Games
Language: english
Product Type: Board Game & Extension

Submarines: The Gato-class of submarine was the first mass production US submarine class of the Second World War, forming the majority of the United States Navy’s submarine fleet of the war. It was the Gato-class, and the successors of her design that were largely responsible for the disruption of the Japanese merchant fleet. Individual Gato-class vessels were given names of marine creatures, with the lead of her class named for a type of small catshark.

MTBs: The Elco mounted four torpedo tubes which, combined with its speed, made it a serious threat to larger ships. The largest PT boat used by the US Navy, the Elco is also notable for future President Kennedy commanding one. Crews of these boats relied on their smaller size, speed and manoeuvrability – and darkness – to survive.

Box contains:

Gato-Class Submarines x 3
Elco ‘77 PT Boat sections x 2
Elco ‘80 PT Boat Sections x 2
Ship Cards
Models supplied unassembled and unpainted