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Oldmoustache Inactive Member09 Sep 2015 7:57 a.m. PST

Oct 16-18, Dayton Ohio. We will fight Waterloo. Empire V rules
As of now we have 6, possibly 7 guys attending. We want more….
There are going to be some relatively big names from the napoleonic community participating. Everyone leaves with a memento.

This is going to be a blast. British players specifically are needed. If interested feel free to email me at jshelton22@att.net

Look forward to hearing from you…

CoolHistoryGamer Supporting Member of TMP10 Sep 2015 7:54 a.m. PST

Wish I could be there, I lived in Dayton (1996-2000) but the Air Force moved me away. I would consider driving up to attend but alas, I have other unchangeable plans for that weekend.

Sincerely,
Gavin

SCOTT BOWDEN10 Sep 2015 8:58 p.m. PST

Looking forward to the event!!!!!!!!!!!!

Oldmoustache Inactive Member14 Sep 2015 11:35 a.m. PST

Gavin. Damn it man! What's more important than being killed by French ? Ha! Gonna be fun!

Scott Bowden, so am I…

John Miller Inactive Member22 Sep 2015 5:16 p.m. PST

Oldmoustache: Would there be any chance of you posting some photos after the event? Since I can't be there it would be the next best thing. I don't have the computer knowledge to attempt anything like that maybe you do. Thanks either way, John Miller

Oldmoustache Inactive Member23 Sep 2015 10:04 a.m. PST

John miller. I will try. I don't have a place online to post them, but they will all be put up on the FB war gamers group. I'll keep in touch! 😀

John Miller Inactive Member23 Sep 2015 5:58 p.m. PST

Oldmoustache: Thank you very much, I appreciate that! John Miller

SCOTT BOWDEN18 Oct 2015 5:26 p.m. PST

John (Oldmoustache), thanks for a GREAT weekend! You're a fantastic host and an excellent player. Your armies are spectacular and the terrain very well done.

Many thanks again for hosting this terrific event! Really enjoyed it!!!

Regards,

Oldmoustache Inactive Member19 Oct 2015 7:27 a.m. PST

Thank you Scott! It was s long waited for dream fulfilled. Thank you for coming snd sharing it with us!

Oldmoustache Inactive Member19 Oct 2015 7:30 a.m. PST

John Miller
Tons of pictures of the event, but I don't have a website, so shoot me an email and we can do it that way, or FB, something…

John

Oldmoustache Inactive Member20 Oct 2015 10:47 a.m. PST

link

John miller. Here's the URL to the battle pics

John Miller Inactive Member20 Oct 2015 5:33 p.m. PST

Oldmoustache: I was able to view the photos you sent on the link. Thank you very much for taking all the trouble to post them!!! It looks like a great time was had by all. I will send you my e-mail address also. Once again, thanks- – - John Miller

John Miller Inactive Member23 Oct 2015 5:51 p.m. PST

Oldmoustache: You probably don't need my e-mail address now but it is john.miller&erickson.com. Thanks again for posting the photos. John Miller

Oldmoustache Inactive Member28 Oct 2015 7:19 a.m. PST

John, always nice to have. Never know when I'm gonna decide to do another event!

zaevor2000 Inactive Member12 Nov 2015 5:46 p.m. PST

Agree with all the posters above.

Scott is a GREAT person to game with!

He ran the French at Texicon and led a resounding French victory…he humbly offered to take whatever was left, but as the song says "I just handed my pinball crown to him".

Everybody wanted to see how he would approach running the French!

Even when some things went against the French, Scott kept his cool and found a way to win DECISIVELY.

Very enjoyable and a great guy to game with.

In spite of his accomplishments and stature in wargaming, Napoleonic history, and Civil War history, he is as down to earth a person as you will ever find.

Glad you guys up there got a chance to enjoy gaming with a man that has meant so much to so many gamers and historians over the years.

Hopefully he will take up the mantle again gaming in DFW.

I for one will help him any way I can.

Our experience was a grand one, and doesn't surprise me a bit that your experience was a wonderful one as well…

Frank

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