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4thsublegion12 Jun 2019 5:58 p.m. PST

Last weekend on the date of the actual Trooping in London, I set up a toy soldier display of the Trooping of the Colour in the Commons Room at the Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh. This event was sponsored by Britsburgh (https://britsburgh.com/) and the English Nationality Room.
This link- link shows pictures from the event.
The display was 12' long and include over 700 figures. There also was a photo op with a cut out of the Queen as she looked over the display.

Dave

John Armatys12 Jun 2019 11:56 p.m. PST

That is very splendid!

Well done!!!

Darrell B D Day13 Jun 2019 12:34 a.m. PST

Wow….! That looks fantastic I could look at those photos all day.

How was the display received? Oh, and great to have the cut-out of HM overlooking all…!

Excellent

DBDD
must check out Britsburgh and see what that's all about

bobspruster13 Jun 2019 2:22 a.m. PST

Very nice! Good job.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP13 Jun 2019 10:04 a.m. PST

Nice.

FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP13 Jun 2019 4:51 p.m. PST

Very nice. I hope you don't mind that I shared this on the A Gentleman's War facebook page to the delight of many of the members.

4thsublegion14 Jun 2019 11:10 a.m. PST

Thanks to everyone for their comments! The display was very well received by the public. Lots of selfies with HM and her troops.

Thanks for sharing the link on A Gentleman's War Facebook page!

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP09 Jul 2019 6:38 p.m. PST

Oh poo, I can't access the link because it requires some kind of Microsoft or Google password. Grrrrr!

4thsublegion10 Jul 2019 4:47 a.m. PST

You can also see photos from this link-

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