Si. wrote: What's the hell's going on here ? Given the amphibious vessels in background I'd figure that's on a beach somewhere in Europe.
I know from doing military models and historical miniatures wargame miniatures the white star was used as a universal allied vehicle recognition symbol in Europe.
The page owner's choice of a page of patterned background from B&W photo with yellow font is downright stupid but the information is good; http://www.white-star.nl/white.htm
Thanks Craig. Even though it's a "Faux-Holt" being built in the style of rather than a copy of the real thing, the photographic research prior to and during the build was fascinating. One of the things I learned was that these behemoths could do massive wheelies! Now that's power for you!