Overall length: 205.3 meters Overall width: 21.6 meters Displacement: 13600t The USS Baltimore Heavy Cruiser (CA-68) was launched on July 28, 1942 and entered the US Navy??s Pacific Fleet on April 15, 1943. From November 1943 to June 1944, the USS Baltimore provided strong fire cover during a series of island operations by the US Navy in Southeast Asia. In July 1944, the Baltimore arrived at Pearl Harbor with President Roosevelt and his entourage. In November 1944, the Baltimore returned to the war zone and joined the US Navy's Third Fleet. Two months later, in January 1945, she joined the U.S. Navy's Fifth Fleet and participated in the last few operations of World War II: Operation Iwo Jima, Operation Attack on Honshu Island, and Support Operation in Attack on Okinawa Island . After the armistice, Baltimore became a member of the "Magic Carpet" fleet and performed occupation missions in Japan along with other naval ships. The Baltimore received a total of 9 Battle Star medals during its service in World War II.
Item No. 05724
Product name USS Baltimore heavy cruiser CA-68 1943
Product ratio 1:700
Product Type Static Warship
Model Brief Length: 294 .7mm Width: 32.2mm
Total number of parts 229pcs
Metal parts n/a
Etched parts n/a
Film film n/a
Resin parts n/a
Total number of sprues 14pcs sprues plus lower hull, upper hull, decks and waterline plate and display stand
Paint Schemes 1943 Measure 21
Announcement date n/a
More description Either waterline version or full hull version can be selected.