French Legionnaire 1908 - 01558-7

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French Legionnaire 1908

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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:

Shades of Beau Geste will be recalled with this life-like marching figure of a French Legionnaire. Depicted at the time of the Legion's legendary service in France's colonies, the figure has full equipment, including a miniature Lebel rifle, the Legion's standard weapon. Optional poses are suggested and a full painted guide is provided. - Taken from the 14th edition catalogue (1977)

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1977

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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01558-7
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01558-7
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 01558-7

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