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27 Jul 2021 11:03 a.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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    27 Jul 2021 10:55 a.m. PST
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Personal logo John the OFM Supporting Member of TMP27 Jul 2021 10:55 a.m. PST

And are also readily and easily available in the USA.

dBerczerk27 Jul 2021 11:21 a.m. PST

Triangle Miniatures website lists both the 28mm white metal Perry Miniatures French Artillerists:

link

and the French figures by Front Rank:

link

I've not ordered from Triangle in quite some time, but past service has been reliable and prompt.

Triangle Miniatures
c/o Buddy Hoch
1816 Pictou Road
Raleigh, North Carolina 27606 USA

Tel: (919) 851-7885
Fax: (919) 851-8890
E-mail: triangleminiatures@gmail.com

Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP27 Jul 2021 4:50 p.m. PST

What about Fife and Drum miniatures? Can't you use the 7 years war french artillerists from their Minden 7YW line?

Personal logo John the OFM Supporting Member of TMP27 Jul 2021 5:07 p.m. PST

No. The uniform is completely different.
If I'm going to fake it, I'll use generic British/Continental artillerists.

(Sorry, Jim!)

Brechtel198 Supporting Member of TMP29 Jul 2021 4:07 a.m. PST

Can't you use the 7 years war french artillerists from their Minden 7YW line?

One of Gribeauval's changes to the old Valliere system included a uniform change. From then on the French artillery would wear dark blue-breeches, coat, and vest.

Gaiters would be white in summer and black in winter and usually so in the field.

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