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oberdu23 Mar 2021 7:34 p.m. PST

Heres another bunch of completed units for my upcoming AWI Campaign mainly a few named units and support troops The full articles on my blog chuckazulu.blogspot.com

Here's couple of snaps

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP23 Mar 2021 8:24 p.m. PST

Nice looking figures. I assume they are 15s. Who is the manufacturer/s?

oberdu23 Mar 2021 9:42 p.m. PST

Thanks 79th The Lee's Legion are Peter Pig The Tory cavalry are Old Glory. The wagon attendants are Blue Moon and Stone Mountain. The wagons are Essex, Flames of War and unknown for the lumber wagon And Yes they are all 15mm and 18mm, The Morgan's Rifles are Blue Moon AWI Rifleman very good sculpts Russ and Connie provide. The redskins are Old Glory. Now if I can finish the French in next 10 days, and the trees, streams and 30 10mm Buildings Ill be ready for Greene's campaign.

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2021 2:46 a.m. PST

very nice.

SpuriousMilius24 Mar 2021 10:52 a.m. PST

I played AWI decades ago & really enjoyed it. My personal English Officer was Lord Fairmount who raised a unit of Tory scum called "Fairmount's Felons. I had a unit of British regulars & 1 of Continental line & some militia & a few Indians so I could play either side & loan troops if needed. Like the ECW & ACW some players were very partisan & would only play one side.

oberdu24 Mar 2021 11:48 a.m. PST

Well my Tory I posted is a rebuke at Mel's Gibson Patriot which colorful as a movie really sucks historically* the ruined mansion of the final battle scene makes no sense and is out of place considering the otherwise rural landscape and the political correctness of the film pretty much ruins a important chapter of history. Did Fairmount survive and found a Hotel chain? or did he fall down in a rum laded stupor after the war ending his days begging on the streets of London.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2021 5:03 p.m. PST

I was tempted by the PP line, but I have too much on my plate.

oberdu24 Mar 2021 7:03 p.m. PST

Peter Pig is nice luv their cavalry it is nice line I'm almost done with my AWI collection British, Continental, Hessian/Brunswick and the French lets see 50 Generals 105 infantry battalions 16 figs each 19 batteries of artillery and 8 regiments 10 figures each of cavalry and 13 supply wagons and carts. Moving on to either finish my Mexican War stuff or start the War of 1812 stuff and building my New Orleans board.

SpuriousMilius26 Mar 2021 9:49 a.m. PST

Fairmount retired to the Bahamas & began distilling rum which he probably did sample too often, but he was just maintaining quality control.

oberdu26 Mar 2021 10:06 a.m. PST

Ah just like Good ole Captain Morgan Jamaican rum has ruined many a manly man

archiduque29 Mar 2021 7:28 a.m. PST

Excellent stuff!

oberdu29 Mar 2021 7:30 p.m. PST

Thanks I'm finishing off my Plantation for the campaign and hope to post it soon

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