Beachead - 1734

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

A snap-together model of a typical gun emplacement as used during World War II. This item sets the scene for the British Paratroopers who are making an aerial assault on the German Infantry in their Beachhead position. - Taken from the 7th edition catalogue (1969)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as Beachead Set from Beachead.

1994 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1994 edition catalogue, listed as Gun Emplacement from Beachead Set.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1967

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Andrew Prewett

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 1734
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 1734
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 1785
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 09706-8
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 09706-8
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 09706-8
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 40706-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 40706-9
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 40706-9
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 40706-9
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 40706-9
1994 Edition Ref: 06704
1995 Edition Ref: 06704
1996 Edition Ref: 06704
1997 Edition Ref: 06704
1998 Edition Ref: 06704
1999 Edition Ref: 06704
2000 Edition Ref: 06704
2001 Edition Ref: 06704
2002 Edition Ref: 06704
2003 Edition Ref: 06704
2004 Edition Ref: 06704
2005 Edition Ref: 06704
2006 Edition Ref: 06704
2007 Edition Ref: 06704
2008 Edition Ref: A06704
2014 Edition Ref: A05701
2015 Edition Ref: A05701

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