Monday, 23 March 2020

French officer American revolution

Officer of the Armagnac regiment, wearing the uniform described by the february 1779 regulation. Gerry Embleton. From CHARTRAND RenĂ©, BACK Francis, The French army in the american war of Independence, Osprey publishing, 1991. p. 37 

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Thunder in the East

 Have you got your confinement reading material in yet? This is what I bought. It's fiction - part of a saga that goes through to the Revolution via Pontiac. Don't really like reading fiction so it's slow going. What are you going to read?

Sunday, 15 March 2020

Guilford Courthouse 1781

Today's anniversary. Check out this blog post on the battle.

Thursday, 12 March 2020

Quebec 1775 redcoat

7th Royal Fuzileers
 From here where there is a description.

1/72 Compagnies franches de La Marine

These look really good.

Fit in with Italeri and Zvezda
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