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SOC-1/3 Seagulls at War Decals

Starfighter Decals 1/72 SOC-1/3 Seagulls at War Decal First Look

by Michael Benolkin

Date of Review August 2014 Manufacturer Starfighter Decals
Subject SOC-1/3 Seagulls at War Decals Scale 1/72
Set Number 72-144 Pros Six distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $8.00

First Look

Starfighter Decals has released this nice variety of SOC Seagulls in cruiser catapult/floatplane or wheeled aircraft carrier configurations for your favorite 1/72 scale kit.

SOC-1/3 Seagulls at War Decals SOC-1/3 Seagulls at War Decals

This decal set provides markings for the following subjects:

  • SOC-1, 9951, VCS-5, 5-CS-2, USS Northampton, 1941
  • SOC-1, 9934, VCS-5, 5-CS-4, USS Northampton, 1941
  • SOC-3, unk, VCS-8, 4, USS Philadelphia, 1942
  • SOC-1, unk, VCS-7, USS Tuscaloosa, 1942
  • SOC-3A, unk, AVG-1, 1-GS-12, USS Long Island, 1942
  • SOC-1A, unk, J-1, USS Charger, 1944

This provides sufficient markings to do at least three aircraft. You can purchase these decals directly from Starfighter Decals on their website.

My sincere thanks to Starfighter Decals for this review sample!