combat cameramenwhere would we modelers be without them? Whether working
for the Signal Corps or the news services, these brave men and women recorded
what they saw, from the tedium to the horror.
gave them a salute with this six-piece figure. When you attach the two arms to
the body, you have to be mindful of positioning the camera that is attached to
the two hands. The head and helmet are separate parts to help accomodate having
the camera right up to the photographer's eye. The
camera itself is a generic 8mm movie camera.
GI wears a standard shirt you can paint as the tan cotton khaki style for summer,
or as the OD flannel style for cooler weather.
is simple. A couple large bubbles on a corner of the camera and the molded-on
canteen mar an otherwise flawless casting.
to Bill Chillstrom for remembering these neglected witnesses to history.