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carojon Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2017 10:47 p.m. PST

One of two games played at this months meeting of the DWG was a tribute game to the late, great Sir Roger Moore recreating his role in one of the great series of British action movies produced in the late 70's, 'The Wild Geese'.

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If you would like to see how the mission turned out and if the chaps managed to get President Limbani on to his waiting Dakota, then just follow the link to the club blog.

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Jonathan (JJ)

Personal logo David Manley Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2017 12:50 a.m. PST

Excellent! Caught the mood of the original rather well I think. Which rules were you using?

princeman Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2017 4:36 a.m. PST

Nicely done.

Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2017 5:03 a.m. PST

Nicely done and terrific write up, thanks for sharing.

Snoop9876 Inactive Member25 Jun 2017 6:22 a.m. PST

David,

The rules we used were "Winter of '79 – Wild Geese".

Vince

Personal logo Murphy Sponsoring Member of TMP25 Jun 2017 8:53 a.m. PST

Oh dear…Burton got a screwing royale it seemed….

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2017 7:18 p.m. PST

great job.

Joe Legan Supporting Member of TMP26 Jun 2017 5:12 p.m. PST

Nice!

Snoop9876 Inactive Member27 Jun 2017 1:41 p.m. PST

The rules used are from Caliver Books at the following link:

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They are the "African" version of the Winter of '79 rules (the rules are the same but the scenarios differ)

Vince

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