Tuesday, 27 April 2010

"Come on my boys! Never mind such random shots!"

Thus spoke this man, David Wooster shortly before his death on this day at the Battle of Ridgefield 1777. An interesting engagement - a series of running skirmishes over supplies - I should think it might make a good wargame. Wiki on the battle

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