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Hello dear all,

 

I have a question regarding marking on the front of the MKV* in the French army. I suspect that on the 9907 is the colors of the French flag – Blue, white and red. However, it is not clear for me for 10003. It is just white stripe or also flag.

 

I want to build the 10003 model that is why I am asking.

 

Thanks in advance.

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Anton.

 



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#10003 looks to me to have been a range target not an operational loss. I don't think the French actually got the Mark V and V*s into action by the

Armistice although they were in training with them.

Charlie

 



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The photo of 9907 was taken in the USA

Painting non horn is probably red and white, though might be red,white, and blue—there are ,some suggestions that Mark V and V*s that were sent to the USA were repainted in those colors.



-- Edited by jagjetta on Wednesday 1st of November 2017 02:16:21 AM

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Thanks for the info. It means I were mistaken. Al the others pictures of the MKV* located in the France I found were in the original British marking white –red and white stripes or just without them. By the way – are the list of the MKV and V* transferred to French army exist?



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