LVT-A5 (Iwo Jima)

Italeri 1/35

Modeller: John Grima

This here is my 1/35th scale Italeri USMC LVT-(A) 4. The model features numerous custom details, including new scratch built front hatch periscope detail, and plexiglass splash bubbles on the front periscopes. added detail to the gun compartment, and added casting marks to the font gun mantlet. The model is painted in a circa 1945 USMC Paint scheme, and depicts a vehicle that landed on Iwo Jima. The diorama depicts an Iwo Jima beach, complete with black sand and a Japanese log barrier.