Valiant Miniature Kit# 9818 - British Naval Brigade, Gunner, Crimean War. It had long been common practice in amphibious operations for the Royal Navy to provide a portion of the men and guns necessary to support the landing force. At Sebastopol the unfortunate naval gunners found themselves committed to a protracted siege on land, burrowing like moles in the Crimean mud and suffering from such unseamanlike discomforts and diseases as trenchfoot, cholera, and lice.
This item is an unpainted and unassembled white metal (lead free) hobby kits in the 54mm International collectors scale. Standing Figures in this scale measure Approximately 2-1/2" to 3".
Kit is recommended for ages 8+
Artist Credits – Sculpted By Sheperd Paine / Painted Master By Sheperd Paine