Object details

Vehicles, aircraft and ships
Related period
First World War (production), First World War (association)
Imperial War Museum
Production date

whole: wood

whole: metal

whole: plaster


whole: Height 48.0 in, Length 33.0 in, Width 28.5 in

Catalogue number
MOD 504

Object associations

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