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Yellow-Wings Decals

Yellow-Wings Decals 1/72 US National Insignia Part 3 - May '42 - Jun '43 Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review March 2008 Manufacturer Yellow-Wings Decals
Subject US National Insignia Part 3 - May '42 - Jun '43 Scale 1/72
Set Number 72024 Pros Markings for US cockades w/o red
Cons Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $12.95

First Look

Yellow-Wings Decals has pushed out of their niche of 1/72 scale pre-war US Navy/USMC subjects. They've expanded into 1/32 and 1/72 scales and with this release, has entered World War II.

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These markings provide various standard sized US national markings (cockades) as they appeared after the center red dot was removed in May, 1942.

Yellow-Wings Decals has offered this three-sheet set of roundels in a variety of sizes: 20", 25", 30", 35", 40", 45", 50", 55", 60" and 105".

Yellow-Wings Decals can be purchased directly from their website at

My sincere thanks to Yellow-Wings Decals for this review sample!