Heavy Cruiser Chikuma

Author: Miros?aw Stawiak
Class: C7
Type: Heavy Cruiser
Name: Chikuma
Category: Senior
Scale: 1:200
Width: 300 mm
Height: 400 mm

Chikuma (??) was the second and last vessel in the Tone class of heavy cruisers in the Imperial Japanese Navy. The ship was named after the Chikuma River, in Nagano prefecture of Japan. Entering service in 1939, Chikuma saw battle during World War II in the Pacific. She was scuttled on 25 October 1944 after the Battle off Samar.