Imperial Guard (French Foot Grenadier) 1815 - 01553-2


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Imperial Guard (French Foot Grenadier) 1815
[01553-2]

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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:

This fine model of a foot Grenadier of the Napoleonic period is clothed in full dress uniform which was the standard dress for active service. The 'Old Guard' were the Elite' of Napoleon's army. - Taken from the 10th edition catalogue (1973)

1991 edition catalogue, listed as French Grenadier 1815 (of the French Imperial Guard) from Imperial Guard (French Foot Grenadier) 1815.

1992 edition catalogue, listed as French Grenadier from French Grenadier 1815 (of the French Imperial Guard).

1993 edition catalogue, listed as French Grenadier of the Imperial Guard 1815 from French Grenadier.

1994 edition catalogue, listed as French Grenadier-Imperial Guard from French Grenadier of the Imperial Guard 1815.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1973


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:
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01553-2
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01553-2
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01553-2
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01553-2
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01553-2
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01553-2
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 01553-2
1991 Edition Ref: 01553
1992 Edition Ref: 01553
1993 Edition Ref: 01553
1994 Edition Ref: 01553





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