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DisasterWargamer Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2021 9:54 p.m. PST

October of 1937 in Shanghai

Saw the movie on a recent flight TMP link

A little background on it – link

Enjoyed the film – but was surprised when I saw Chinese Troops outfitted with German equipment (524th Regiment of the 88th Division – Trained and equipped by Germans) possible Order of Battle – link

Question is – Do you have any Chinese Troops outfitted with German Equipment?

A – Yes
B – No
C – No but plan to
D – HUH

Rdfraf Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2021 10:30 p.m. PST

Yes! The ones from Brigade Games!

DisasterWargamer Supporting Member of TMP26 May 2021 10:49 p.m. PST

Had not seen those before – will have to put an order together

Maha Bandula27 May 2021 1:03 a.m. PST

I was just gonna say, the sculpts Paul Hicks did for Brigade Games are amazing.

Rdfraf Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2021 4:23 a.m. PST

Eureka is planning a line of WW2 Chinese too
link

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2021 6:48 a.m. PST

Not so far but tempted – my Warlord era Chinese are mostly Copplestone

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2021 7:34 a.m. PST

Of course. There was a fair amount of German equipment in China.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP27 May 2021 7:37 a.m. PST

Yes, also from Brigade Games -- link

They are on the left rear of this image:

picture

They were used recently in a skirmish game in part of Shanghai.

Jim

Legion 427 May 2021 9:19 a.m. PST

thumbs up

And yes, the Chinese did have a lot of German equipment they bought from Germany, before WWII.

Zephyr128 May 2021 8:58 p.m. PST

Way back in high school one kid argued with me that the Japanese were using German equipment (his 'proof' was a propaganda poster showing Japanese troops in German stahlhelms.) I told him that if the Germans had shipped the Japanese any such helmets, the Japanese would have melted them down for the steel… LOL

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