Tuesday 26 May 2020

Volontaires √Čtrangers

Back in the late 90s we had a group in the U.K. recreating the Volontaires-etrangers -  Germans in French service.

Part of the Louisbourg garrison but were also elsewhere. We were going to have a section in Germany but it didn't happen. Photo by Dick Clark.

Saturday 16 May 2020

Richard Garretson's 15mm French and Indian war

 It's not easy photographing smaller figures but Richard has done an excellent job. These miniatures are excellent. He says
'The majority of my FIW figures are Blue Moon 15/18mm.  I included some Old Glory 15s and Essex in the collection, but I don't think either of those are in this.'

French siege lines

British fort

Forthcoming Osprey of interest

German Troops in the American Revolution (1): Hessen-Cassel (Men-At-Arms (Osprey)) by Londahl-Smidt, Donald M 

Monday 4 May 2020

Redcoats Stephen Brumwell

As you may know I am more in the French camp when it comes to the Seven Years War so I don't keep up to date on the Brits but I saw this book and asked my Seven Years War Living History Facebook page about it and everyone rated it very highly. Goodreads

Saturday 2 May 2020

New Virginian Provincials

NEW: Set of 6 Figures of the French & Indian War Series "Virginian Provincials 1755-1763". Available in all Scales, please send your order/request to: bulletproofminiatures@gmail.com
Bulletproof miniatures on Faceebook

Stillman's Run

 The first skirmish of the Black Hawk War took place #OnThisDay in 1832. Sauk and Meskwaki forces, who were trying to reclaim land in Illino...