N Scale .. Micro Trains 11800170 .. Union Pacific United States Army 50' Troop Kitchen Car .. Road Number 19417 .. This car was released August 2018 and will ship on 8-15-2018
WWII Poster Series Car # 7
This 50’ troop sleeper is dark green and runs on Allied Full Cushion trucks. During WWII, Union Pacific produced a variety of morale-boosting posters that depicted the railroad’s involvement in supporting the war. The car features a B-17 bomber plane flown by Colin Kelly, in the days following the Pearl Harbor attack. He was honored as an American hero after ordering his crew to bail just before being shot down.
During World War II, Union Pacific® produced a variety of morale-boosting posters that depicted the railroad’s involvement in supporting the war.
This 12-month series will feature twelve of these colorful posters on olive drab troop kitchen cars, an FT-A unit locomotive and caboose. .