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Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP24 May 2017 7:15 p.m. PST

Finally got around to setting out most of the Legation guards and members of the Carving Knife Brigade. First up, the U.S. Marines on top of the Tatar Wall, defending the American Legation and manning a street barricade:

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Russian troops defending their Legation:

https://flic.kr/p/TUg7Xa

The Carving Knife Brigade:

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The British Legation:

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'Betsy, AKA The International Gun:'

https://flic.kr/p/UxKups

Col. Shiba and the Japanese troops defending the Fu:

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Italian sailors man barricades behind the Fu:

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French sailors:

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Austrian sailors:

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French Marines at their Legation:

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The German Seabattalion on top of the Tatar Wall and defending a street barricade:

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Kevin C Supporting Member of TMP24 May 2017 8:33 p.m. PST

Outstanding job!

Kevin

D A THB24 May 2017 9:07 p.m. PST

Nice, thats a subject I'd love to do in 28mm.

Garde de Paris25 May 2017 3:19 a.m. PST

Wonderfully done! And "Austrian Sailors" at something one does not see every day!

GdeP

Smokey Roan Inactive Member25 May 2017 4:26 a.m. PST

Top notch!

Tom Reed Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 6:40 a.m. PST

Now that's spiffy! What make are the troops and buildings?

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 8:25 a.m. PST

Very nice! One of my favourite conflicts

Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 11:17 a.m. PST

Hi Tom, all of the military Legation forces and the Carving Knife Brigade are Old Glory, as are the Legations and other "western-style" buildings situated between. The Tatar Wall and the Chinese buildings along one side of the table were scratch built. The Chinese civilians might be from Bob Murch's Pulp Figures (it's been a long time). There are a couple of Foundry adventurers thrown in, too.

Smokey, that's your Ava on top of the British Legation Gate house! grin

Personal logo badwargamer Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 3:26 p.m. PST

Great stuff

Long Valley Gamer Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 4:38 p.m. PST

Enjoyed the photos Wayne…

Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP25 May 2017 5:28 p.m. PST

Thanks guys.

Early morning writer25 May 2017 9:22 p.m. PST

Thanks for providing a painting guide! Very nice work and just in time for the OG25/Blue Moon pending 15 mm range.

Personal logo badwargamer Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2017 1:02 a.m. PST

Nice stuff old chap!

marco56 Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2017 2:21 p.m. PST

Very nice.
Mark

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