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Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP18 Jan 2019 6:59 a.m. PST

I was wondering if the Napoleonic Russian artillery caissons and field forges were similar in appearance to the French ones? I have yet to see any drawing of Russian ammo caissons or field forges.

Mike Petro18 Jan 2019 7:11 a.m. PST

Besides the obvious color difference?

Artilleryman18 Jan 2019 7:15 a.m. PST

As a start, look at the Perry 1812 Russians. They have quite range of Russian artillery equipment which is quite different from the French equivalents.


Greystreak18 Jan 2019 9:49 a.m. PST

See Plates 28 through 32 here: link

Brechtel198 Supporting Member of TMP18 Jan 2019 12:16 p.m. PST

Excellent reference-well done.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP18 Jan 2019 12:38 p.m. PST

The web site Greystreak referenced has moved to a new server -- link
Still the same plates.


Marc the plastics fan19 Jan 2019 3:17 a.m. PST

Made by a Russian company


Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP19 Jan 2019 8:01 a.m. PST

Gentlemen. I thank you for the help. I did not realize until I saw the Perry miniature that some other country other than France used "Sprung" ambulances. and it was the Russians to top it off. Go figure.

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