CM Models CM-P57 Von Steuben, US troop transport in dazzle camouflage 1917 1/1250
Von Steuben, ex-Kronprinz Wilhelm was requesitioned from internment in US waters when America joined the Allies during WW1. The ship was converted to a troopship and sentto France filled with US troops being sent to the Western front. Initially, she was painted in medium grey overall but was quickly given a disruptive camouflage pattern to ensre that German submarines would find it difficult to accurately assess course and or speed when aiming torpedoes.
This model is made in Germany by CM Miniaturen, CM-P57
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