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  New!  Russian BM-13 Katyusha Mobile Rocket Launcher - Guards Mortar Regiment, Kursk, Russia, 1943 (1:43 Scale)
Russian BM-13 Katyusha Mobile Rocket Launcher - Guards Mortar Regiment, Kursk, Russia, 1943

Eaglemoss Russian BM-13 Katyusha Mobile Rocket Launcher - Guards Mortar Regiment, Kursk, Russia, 1943




 
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Eaglemoss EM019 Russian BM-13 Katyusha Mobile Rocket Launcher - Guards Mortar Regiment, Kursk, Russia, 1943 (1:43 Scale)

"By powerful artillery fire, air strikes, and a wave of attacking tanks, we're supposed to swiftly crush the enemy."
- Marshal Georgi K. Zhukov

Katyusha multiple rocket launchers are a type of rocket artillery first built and fielded by the Soviet Union in World War II. Multiple rocket launchers such as these deliver a devastating amount of explosives to a target area more quickly than conventional artillery, but with lower accuracy and requiring a longer time to reload. They are fragile compared to artillery guns, but are inexpensive and easy to produce. Katyushas of World War II, the first self-propelled artillery mass-produced by the Soviet Union, were usually mounted on trucks. This mobility gave the Katyusha (and other self-propelled artillery) another advantage: being able to deliver a large blow all at once, and then move before being located and attacked with counter-battery fire.

Katyusha weapons of World War II included the BM-13 launcher, light BM-8, and heavy BM-31. Today, the nickname is also applied to newer truck-mounted Soviet (and not only Soviet) multiple rocket launchersnotably the common BM-21and derivatives.

Pictured here is a 1:43 scale Russian BM-13 Katyusha Mobile Rocket Launcher that was attached to a Guards Mortar Regiment, then deployed to Kursk, Russia, during 1943. Now in stock!

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Release Date: October 2014

Features
  • Diecast metal construction
  • Rolling wheels
  • Accurate markings and insignia
  • Comes with display case

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