In the catelogue, Hinchliffe list G2 as a figure advancing with SMG. This early Hinchliffe figure, I suspect, is meant to represent an NCO wearing a field cap. In my opinion this is the worst figure brought out by Hinchliffe. The casting is crude, the pose is strange, with limbs out of proportion and the sub-machine gun is very crude to say the least. However, the figure is part of the 20mm WW2 range and part of the history of this company.
I decided to paint this figure (and his colleagues) and an officer and ammunition carrier, in tropical uniform as I could not see him fitting in alongside my other figures: