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Richard B.
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More French

Post by Richard B. » Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:45 am

Well I`ve had a productive first few days of 2019 :D Got home about 7pm on Monday (7/01) and by yesterday dinner time, had completed the Chaffee i posted earlier plus these pieces too - quite chuffed with myself :D

H39s with short 37mm guns to serve with the Free French in Syria `41
Early War Miniatures tanks, one the commanders in AB Figures, the other EWM
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French HQ bits (all EWM)
ER 17 radio on tripod with RTO and generator guy
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Plus signals officer
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Plus semaphore guy
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Mounted officer
EWM gunner with Raventhorpe head mounted on an ancient Citadel horse which I bought way back when I was in school (I left in `81), I found it in a box of buttons and bits in my Mums when she moved into sheltered accommodation :o
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"“Sir with the compliments of my officer, your shooting was excellent – you killed four of our men”!
Un-named Traillieur to an artillery officer at R`Fakah, Morocco, Feb. 29th, 1908

panzerman47
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Re: More French

Post by panzerman47 » Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:02 am

Lovely work mate and a great start to the New Year, keep ‘em coming.... 8-)

CarlL
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Re: More French

Post by CarlL » Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:50 am

Great work, Richard.

Your painting Mojo is rejuvenated !

I have some "Citadel" horses like that but carrying 4th century Huns (who was probably a Turk I painted up as a Hun) !!

see http://www.solegends.com/citcat1980red/ ... 019-01.htm

CarlL

Richard B.
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Re: More French

Post by Richard B. » Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:57 am

CarlL wrote:
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:50 am
Great work, Richard.

Your painting Mojo is rejuvenated !

I have some "Citadel" horses like that but carrying 4th century Huns (who was probably a Turk I painted up as a Hun) !!

see http://www.solegends.com/citcat1980red/ ... 019-01.htm

CarlL
I have the figure with the spear on the horse with banded armour, among my RPG figures (now in the possession of our Alex) :D
"“Sir with the compliments of my officer, your shooting was excellent – you killed four of our men”!
Un-named Traillieur to an artillery officer at R`Fakah, Morocco, Feb. 29th, 1908

cartfc
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Re: More French

Post by cartfc » Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:37 pm

Lovely work. The radio team is a great little vingette.

Cheers Fred.

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