Model, Missile, La Crosse with Launch Truck

This is a model of unknown scale of the La Crosse, a U.S. Army surface-to-surface missile based on mobile launchers. It had a range of 19 miles and carried either a conventional or nuclear warhead. First deployed in Western Europe in the late 1950s, it was withdrawn from service early the following decade. Topping Models made and donated the model to NASM in 1958.

Gift of Topping Models

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Topping Models Inc.

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic, paint, adhesive, steel
Dimensions
Overall (missile in horizontal position): 4 3/4in. x 3in. x 10in. (12.07 x 7.62 x 25.4cm)

This is a model of unknown scale of the La Crosse, a U.S. Army surface-to-surface missile based on mobile launchers. It had a range of 19 miles and carried either a conventional or nuclear warhead. First deployed in Western Europe in the late 1950s, it was withdrawn from service early the following decade. Topping Models made and donated the model to NASM in 1958.

Gift of Topping Models

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Topping Models Inc.

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic, paint, adhesive, steel
Dimensions
Overall (missile in horizontal position): 4 3/4in. x 3in. x 10in. (12.07 x 7.62 x 25.4cm)

ID: A19580072000