Covid 19: Whilst we are open our dispatch time is currently up to 5 working days from date of order regardless of the service selected. We are also seeing delays within the shipping networks so please allow a little longer for your order to be delivered
  1. Home
  2. Login
  3. Recent Orders
  4. View Cart
  5. Checkout

Italeri Battle for the Reichstag 1945 Battle Set 1:72 Scale

Part No:
IT6195
Brand:
Italeri

Price: 89.99 incl. VAT
Approx: 83.24 / US$101.99 Tax Free




Buy any selected plastic kit and get a 10% discount off the price shown, buy 4 or more and get a 15% discount off each model.



The “Battle of Berlin” heralded the end of the Second World War in the European theatre. This major offensive launched by the Soviet Red Army, after passing the German defensive lines on the Oder River, moved directly to the capital of the Third Reich. The city itself was defended by Wehrmacht, Waffen-SS, “Hitlerjugend” and “Volkssturm” soldiers, and was the setting for the final and most fierce clashes of the war. The Soviet forces, led by Marshal Zukov and Marshal Konev, with an overwhelming superiority of soldiers, vehicles and artillery, forced the surrender and capitulation of the city on May 2, 1945. The Reichstag building, seat of the Reich parliament, had a huge symbolic value and was the stage for the final acts of the conflict in Europe. The Red Army soldier raising the Soviet flag on the ruins of the Reichstag at the end of the battle of Berlin, is one of the most iconic images of the Second World War.


Recently Viewed