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ferg98118 Oct 2020 9:10 a.m. PST

Evening all, I thought that this week I would start to show the forces that I have collected with the intention of re-fighting the battle of Medina De Rioseco, which took place on 14th July 1808 between French forces under Marshal Bessieres and Spanish forces under the command of Don Gregorio De La Cuesta.

I've started with General Merles Division, and some photos of the Division can be seen on my blog by clicking the link below, for those who are interested in that kind of thing

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As always, comments and feedback welcome

Regards

J

MiniPigs18 Oct 2020 9:18 a.m. PST

Excellent presentation and a nice treat for the eyes.

von Winterfeldt18 Oct 2020 10:51 a.m. PST

very nice, I would just tone down the iron wheel rings on the gun wheels – they look like polished silver right now.

mghFond18 Oct 2020 8:21 p.m. PST

Good job, I think your forces look great.

Brechtel198 Supporting Member of TMP20 Oct 2020 5:22 a.m. PST

Excellent models, very well done and presented.

One note, however:

Also attached to the Division was one battery of Light Foot Artillery, consisting of 8 guns.

Both foot and horse artillery were considered light, or field, artillery.

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