French Grenadiers of the Imperial Guard 1815 - 01749-1

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French Grenadiers of the Imperial Guard 1815

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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 the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

H0/00. Created in 1804, the Granadiers along with the Chasseurs, formed the senior infantry regiments of Napoleon's Consular Guard, becoming known as the 'Old Guard'. After Napoleon's final defeat at Waterloo they ceased to exist, but remain a great military legend. This set of 48 finely-detailed figures depicts them in various fighting poses. - Taken from the 11th edition catalogue (1974)

1982 edition catalogue, listed as Waterloo French Imperial Guard from French Grenadiers of the Imperial Guard 1815.

1993 edition catalogue, listed as Waterloo French Grenadiers ot the Imperial Guard from Waterloo French Imperial Guard.

1993 edition catalogue, listed as Waterloo French-Imperial Guard from Waterloo French Grenadiers ot the Imperial Guard.

1995 edition catalogue, listed as Waterloo French Imperial Guard from Waterloo French-Imperial Guard.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1974

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 4: William Stallion

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01749-1
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01749-1
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01749-1
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01749-1
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01749-1
1982 Edition Ref: 01749-1
1986 Edition Ref: 01749
1987 Edition Ref: 01749
1988 Edition Ref: 01749
1989 Edition Ref: 01749
1990 Edition Ref: 01749
1992 Edition Ref: 01749
1993 Edition Ref: 01749
1994 Edition Ref: 01749
1995 Edition Ref: 01749
1996 Edition Ref: 01749

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