HMS Saumarez (G12) is the destroyer leader of the S class british destroyers. This model is done as per armaments shown in A D Baker's drawing in Friedman (differs to the likes of Wikipedia weapons description). She was heavily damaged by a mine in October 1946 and was eventually scrapped and broken up in 1950.
Simple one piece model design for smaller scales and tweaked to ensure as compliant as possible with Shapeways across the range of materials offered and the perfect base on which modellers can add the fine detail flourishes to, depending on your skill level. The model has ‘floored guns’ for the best durability to reduce breakages, and be printable in the material offered. Designed by Philip Warnes and can be used at an appropriate hex scale with his SeaLion Supremacy
game, or any other naval tabletop game that uses this scale.
If you have family that served on this vessel class, why not order a miniature to keep as a small family keepsake or gift for someone else whose family served onboard. Or maybe you had family who worked at the yards that built this vessel. Keep your family military history alive.
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