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Trumpeter 1/700 scale USS Massachusetts BB-59

Now a museum in Fall River, Mass., USS Massachusetts served throughout World War II, shelling Vichy French targets during Operation Torch in 1942 and the Japanese home islands in August 1945.
By Luke R. Bucci
Published: May 7, 2010
Trumpeter expands its 1/700 scale World War II fleet with the USS Massachusetts (or “Big Mamie” to its crew). The kit is welcomed by modelers who previously had only the inferior 1/720 scale Revell Germany and Hasegawa kits for classmates.
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