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Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP11 Apr 2019 4:14 p.m. PST

I have posted an extensive article about the flags used in the Austrian army during the WAS. Some units used the old flags from the Charles VI era and before.

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The above picture shows some Minden Miniatures painted as the Deutschmeister regiment with flags from the Charles VI era, but employed during the WAS.

Extrabio194711 Apr 2019 5:09 p.m. PST

Great stuff, DAF. Nice flags.

SOB Van Owen11 Apr 2019 6:58 p.m. PST

Just out of curiosity, Fritz.
What would happen to a Regiment that did not remove Imperial paraphernalia from its flags, in contravention of The Law? grin
Would they be considered in rebellion? Would they get an automatic -1 on morale rolls?

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP12 Apr 2019 5:51 a.m. PST

Interesting! Thanks for sharing

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP02 Sep 2019 7:25 p.m. PST

Van Owen: my guess is that regiments continued to use the old "imperial " flags until the wore out, Any new flags issued during this period would not have the Imperial colors or emblems.

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