Flintlock and tomahawk

American warfare 1690-1815 in popular culture, art, in miniature and in wargames, through Living History and in movies.

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Writing about things that turn up on my 'interest radar' - history, movies, music

Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Fallen Timbers event

 Wiki on the 1794 battle


Friday, 12 August 2022

Coming soon from Expeditionary Force

 From their Facebook page. See more at Stad's stuff

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Thursday, 11 August 2022

Siege 1777: The British Allied Forces

 The “British” Army that laid siege to Fort Stanwix in August of 1777. Read it here


Thursday, 4 August 2022

Naked In The Sun (1957)

  An unfortunate title but the excellent Florida Seminole History page recommend it.

During the 1830s white settlers are moving into what is now Florida. An unscrupulous slave trader captures the wife of Indian Chief Osceola, setting off a war between the Seminole tribe and the U.S Army.

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Tuesday, 26 July 2022

Event in France August 13 and 14

Le Lys à Fort du Petit Bé St Mâlo. Fort webpage

Sunday, 24 July 2022

French/Canadian forces at Fort Ticonderoga at this weekend.

 Looks great.

La Belle Famille 1759

 Today's anniversary. British victory. Wikipedia here