H.M.S. Ajax - F304S

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H.M.S. Ajax

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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:

This is the ship which won fame for her part in the Battle of the River Plate which ended with the German pocket battleship Grf Spee blowing herself up. This 91 piece kit builds into an exect scale model complete even to the Fairey Seafox Scout Plane on its rotating catapult. - Taken from the 4th edition catalogue (1966)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as HMS 'Ajax' from H.M.S. Ajax.

1984 edition catalogue, listed as HMS Ajax from HMS 'Ajax'.

1999 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 3
First Issued: 1965

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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
4th Edition (1966) Ref: F304S
5th Edition (1967) Ref: F304S
6th Edition (1968) Ref: F304S
7th Edition (1969) Ref: F304S
8th Edition (1970) Ref: F304S
9th Edition (1971) Ref: F304S
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 03204-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 03204-9
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 03204-9
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 03204-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 03204-9
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 03204-9
1982 Edition Ref: 03204-9
1984 Edition Ref: 9 03204
1985 Edition Ref: 903204
1986 Edition Ref: 03204
1999 Edition Ref: 03204
2000 Edition Ref: 03204
2001 Edition Ref: 03204
2002 Edition Ref: 03204
2003 Edition Ref: 03204
2004 Edition Ref: 03204
2005 Edition Ref: 03204
2006 Edition Ref: 03204
2007 Edition Ref: 03204

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