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by barr7430
Thu Mar 03, 2005 3:38 pm
Forum: WW2 General
Topic: Forgotten Soldier book
Replies: 21
Views: 7970

The plot thickens -Polish lancers 1939

I have been corresponding with Mike Siggins and indirectly with John Boadle(are you out there John?) on this subject. So far the conclusions are : Cavalry charges? YES Lances carried during 1939 campaign? YES Charges against Panzers? NO (against stationary armoured cars in a rear echelon area - YES)...
by barr7430
Wed Mar 02, 2005 5:20 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: GHQ rules for 15mm figures
Replies: 2
Views: 2513

Hi Rene, this is one of my `pet' subjects! GHQ Microarmor can be used straight from the book for 15mm. A credible amendment would be to double the movement and fire distances if using 15mm figures but even applying the 1/285th distances and ranges will give a great game. I swear by them!! I have a f...
by barr7430
Sun Feb 20, 2005 10:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flag Info
Replies: 5
Views: 2695

Flags & other info

Hello Paul, thanks for the kind words which are always good to hear. Let me see if I can help on the flags issue: Mark Allen's articles on the Wars of the Grand Alliance & Spanish Succession were very well illustrated particularly the flags. There are over 15 parts to the series, running from around...
by barr7430
Wed Feb 16, 2005 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Projects
Replies: 4
Views: 1972

You can't kid the Kid who kidded Billy the Kid!


Billy 8)
by barr7430
Wed Feb 16, 2005 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Projects
Replies: 4
Views: 1972

Dear D.. er bloke...

you are full of wonderful ideas. Why don't we?...... how many do you want


B :twisted:
by barr7430
Tue Feb 15, 2005 11:10 pm
Forum: WW2 General
Topic: Forgotten Soldier book
Replies: 21
Views: 7970

Another good book on the same subject is The German defensive battles on the Russian Front 1944 by Alex Buchner published by Schiffer Military/Aviation History of Pennsylvannia. It is translated from German. Buchner was also a Landser but his book covers a wider range of battles than those in which ...
by barr7430
Thu Feb 10, 2005 1:26 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Fast painting results
Replies: 4
Views: 2524

Answering your questions

Gentlemen, in response to your questions I have opened a new section in the WARCHEST called Quick n' Dirty Guides. It will contain brief guidelines to techniques which seem to generate the most questions. I have started with `Weathering your troops' which should address some of Rene's issues on the ...
by barr7430
Fri Jan 28, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: Battle of Hohenbrunn 15-16 October 1813 (22-23 Jan 2005)
Replies: 25
Views: 9546

The scenario is now in the Warchest. Maps, orders, orbats and casualty record tables by unit.

A summary of our game will follow sometime soon!

cheers

B :wink:
by barr7430
Wed Jan 26, 2005 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Picture posts
Replies: 0
Views: 1381

New Picture posts

There will be new pictures in the

Crimean
Dark Ages
GNW

galleries this evening

cheers

B
by barr7430
Tue Jan 25, 2005 11:12 pm
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: Battle of Hohenbrunn 15-16 October 1813 (22-23 Jan 2005)
Replies: 25
Views: 9546

Barry

Yep, you did sign up Jonathan and you will get it!

CHEERS

Barry