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Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP26 Nov 2019 11:46 a.m. PST

Here is a picture of some of the Minden Austrian senior officers that are shown on my blog today:

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Click on the link to visit my blog and see more pictures of the Austrians (The Good Guys according to Christopher Duffy)

Blog link below:
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Frederick Supporting Member of TMP26 Nov 2019 12:54 p.m. PST

Very nice and I agree with Duffy (mind you that might be because I always wind up playing the Austrians)

Love the use of round bases for top brass – very helpful on the game table

Do you use the number of figs to represent level of command? I do that for my Napoleonics – single figs for brigade, two for Division, three or more for Corps/Army

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP26 Nov 2019 2:52 p.m. PST

Very nicely done, as usual, Jim.

I also use round stands for my command groups, with the same number of figures that Frederick has.

Jim

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP26 Nov 2019 4:28 p.m. PST

A large round stand with 3 or more figures is the army commander. Two figures is a division or wing commander and one figure on a round stand is a brigade commander,

I should also note that the officer waving his tricorn hat is an RSM figure mounted on a Connoisseur Miniatures horse.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP27 Nov 2019 8:42 a.m. PST

Nicely done.

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