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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Location: Midsomer Norton Radstock near Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom

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

Monday, 27 June 2016

Battle of Echoee June 27, 1760

Wiki here

Standing Turkey,
portrait by Francis Parsons, 1762,
at the Smithsonian Institution

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American Revolution event in Poland

Fotos Klaryssa

 These images are from last weekend in Poland. Very good. If you want more info on the Polish scene contact Krzysztof Kucharski





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Saturday, 25 June 2016

Boardgames of the French and Indian war

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Huron by Ralph Mitchard


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Friday, 24 June 2016

French regular 1755 by Ralph Mitchard


Iroquois Veterans of the War of 1812

Thmoas Payton posted this and I thought you might like it.
From left to right: John Smoke Johnson, Jacob Warner and John Tutlee.Jacob Warner and John Tutlee were two of the Iroquois warriors who encountered Laura Secord as she approached the British camp to warn of the impending invasion by American troops. The Iroquois led her to Lieutenant Fitzgibbon, whose troops mobilized and overcame the Americans

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Vintage New France & Old England

Ralph Mitchard
Been scanning images for my Pinterest page Vintage New France & Old England 
which celebrates the old French and Indian war scene of the late 90s.
Bath American Museum

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55th Foot 1758 Ralph Mitchard


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Sunday, 19 June 2016

French forces in the UK - the late 90s

 Photos by John Norris for Gunmart this is the Regiment de la Reine and some French Marines including moi.








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Thursday, 16 June 2016

British Soldiers, American Revolution

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Monday, 13 June 2016

Northwest Passage I Surprise Attack I October 5, 1958

Tv episode.

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Rogers' Rangers 1757

Rogers' Rangers Miniatures from Galloping Major.
http://www.gallopingmajorwargames.com/

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Friday, 3 June 2016

Coming soon from Galloping Major

Redcooats. See here

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Thursday, 2 June 2016

Vintage New France & Old England

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