Here is my finished model of the Regia Marina 'Roma' September 1943. The kit is the Trumpeter 1/350 scale model with after-market products, such as Flyhawk
photo-etch and
Northstar figures. I depicted the model in September 1943, just days before this beautiful vessel was sunk, hence I had to make a few alterations
in  the boating equipment and paint work. I also added additional 20mm twin machine guns, once most of the boats were omitted.
I cannot but mention Messrs. Antonio Bonomi, Giampiero Galeotti and David Gat for their invaluable assistance and extensive research to make this build as
accurate and faithful to the real thing
Louis Carabott