Search found 2105 matches

by Friedrich August I.
Thu Jun 23, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: Still trying to figure out the size of my battle
Replies: 1
Views: 1800

Re: Still trying to figure out the size of my battle

Gunfreak, Does your french have grenadier and voltigeur stands? If yes, pull them out and form converged units of voltigeurs and grenadiers. If that was 7 line units it should give you at least 2 to 4 more units to play with, the voltigeurs as skirmishers, the grenadiers to act as your reserve. Just...
by Friedrich August I.
Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:19 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: CAN NOW BE PRE ORDERED
Replies: 149
Views: 28193

Re: CAN NOW BE PRE ORDERED

barr7430 wrote:Interesting... as a Scot I have already found that word onomatopaeic and German sounding! :shock:
To what word you are ever referring to... :wink: but I think my parents ment something like very w_e_t (crap adult filter here) :D
by Friedrich August I.
Wed Jun 22, 2011 9:19 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: CAN NOW BE PRE ORDERED
Replies: 149
Views: 28193

Re: CAN NOW BE PRE ORDERED

Hi Barry, Just wanted to say a big THANK YOU! BLB2 arrived moments ago and it looks and smells :wink: great, btw, thanks for the dedication :D I have to say that you lost the race against a postcard my parrents sent to me from Scotland where they are currently on vacation. The told me the weather is...
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: Help
Topic: The use of Teddy bear fur
Replies: 2
Views: 1951

The use of Teddy bear fur

Please!

Can someone point me to the entry within the Forum where I may find the use of fur for fields and even complete table layout?

Surfed for hours now but didnt find it :roll:

Thanks

Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Jun 12, 2011 9:15 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Dutch Foot Guard
Replies: 16
Views: 7107

Re: Dutch Foot Guard

flick40 wrote:When we say cadets are we saying, adolescents in training or newly assigned men to the unit in training?
The same question must have jumped to the mind of a certain Union General(ACW) when he cought a glimps on the famous VMI-Cadets :wink:
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Jun 12, 2011 5:46 am
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: ANY PLANS FOR A SCENERIO BOOK FOR R2E
Replies: 4
Views: 2399

Re: ANY PLANS FOR A SCENERIO BOOK FOR R2E

CoffinDodger wrote:....Just don't clone Dave O'Brien; I have enough problems with one lot of events.

Jim

I thought only Sheeps could be cloned :shock:

Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Sun Jun 12, 2011 5:44 am
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: Gordeczna OB
Replies: 2
Views: 2102

Re: Gordeczna OB

barr7430 wrote:emailed to you
Hi Barry,

is it possible to get them too?

Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Fri May 27, 2011 3:22 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: The raising of the Saxon Army 1810-1813
Replies: 363
Views: 110487

Re: The raising of the Saxon Army 1810-1813

Hi Dave,

Dont worry, my Old Warhorse!
I dont reveal a secret if I tell you that my sculptor resides in England :wink:

Cheers

Günter
by Friedrich August I.
Fri May 27, 2011 5:36 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: The raising of the Saxon Army 1810-1813
Replies: 363
Views: 110487

Re: The raising of the Saxon Army 1810-1813

Gentlemen, To keep this up to date I give you the latest news: Currently the Foot and Horse Artillery men are being in sculpting process. They will be supported by a Figure that suits almost any Driver for the Train, the Limber Horses of the Foot and the Horse Artillery. Also 2 mounted Officers are ...
by Friedrich August I.
Mon May 23, 2011 5:15 am
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: Austrian cav. unit sizes
Replies: 2
Views: 1963

Re: Austrian cav. unit sizes

Given the size of Austrian cav. units is it Ok to break them down into 2 or 3 units using R2E? Hi, The thought you have is well known to me, I would have the same problem with one of my upcoming units because of it's supersize.You should consider to raise your units after an OOB of a certain battle...
by Friedrich August I.
Tue May 17, 2011 7:57 pm
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: R2E 1 DAY GAME 15th May 2011 @ MUTINEER MINIS, WHITBURN
Replies: 97
Views: 22967

Gunter.. I hope you pay special attention to the fact that Dave and I BOTH PAINTED SAXONS for this battle!!!!!! :wink: Barry and Dave , No, I didnt know :shock: I thought you two "converted" some other nations to the cause. Does one of you take commissions ? :wink: In late August 2011 I will have s...
by Friedrich August I.
Tue May 17, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE
Topic: R2E 1 DAY GAME 15th May 2011 @ MUTINEER MINIS, WHITBURN
Replies: 97
Views: 22967

To all of brave Soldiers of that day! :wink: If someone is intersted in the real battle and the battlefield at the link below http://www.antiquesatoz.com/habsburg/1812/gorodets.htm Here Ray may find some answers to his questions. Jim, Your CinC worked very historical. The hesitation to give you MP's...
by Friedrich August I.
Thu May 12, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: Saxon artillery
Replies: 14
Views: 4858

Re: Saxon artillery

.......... I was surprised at you saying the 4pdrs were actually Saxon guns as most accounts mention them as being ones taken from the Austrians after the Wagram campaign.... Dave, The Saxons produced their own artillery since the time of August the Strong. They invented from time to time their own...
by Friedrich August I.
Thu May 12, 2011 12:36 pm
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: Saxon artillery
Replies: 14
Views: 4858

Thanks for the update Günter. A nice picture ... if a somewhat garish colour scheme! :lol: Salute von Peter himself Hi Peter, The Colors are as told the scheme of the yellow and black stripes of the Saxon Ruler House of the Wettiners. After 1816 the colors changed to green white and so the gun carr...
by Friedrich August I.
Thu May 12, 2011 5:42 am
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: Saxon artillery
Replies: 14
Views: 4858

Re: Saxon artillery

This is a question for Gunter (our Saxon expert) or anyone else that can help. In his booklet The Saxon Army 1810-13 Howard Giles states that the carriages of their artillery was painted grey with metal parts painted yellow. Does anyone know if the battalion guns which were actually Austrian guns w...