Jeremiah OBrien is product of an emergency shipbuilding program Of Word War II that resulted in the construction of more than 2,700 Liberty ships. Designed as cheap quickly built simple cargo steamers,the,liberty ships formed the backbone of a massive sealift of troops,arms,and material to every theater of the war.the ship made wartme voyages between the east coast,Canada,and the united Kingdom,to South America,Australia,and the Philippines.From June until December 1994,OBrien made 11 trips between the United Kingdom and Normandy To Normandy in support of the D-Day invasion,including a trip from Belrast,lrelend to Normandy with troops from Pattons Fifth Division.
Model Brief Length: 192.2mm Width: 24.8mm Height: 48.5mm
Total Plastic Parts 151pcs
Box Size 32*14*4.5cm
Total Sprues 4 sprues, upper hull ,deck, lower hull and waterline plate
Decal Marking SS Jeremiah OBrien
More Features Two-directional slide-molded upper hull