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ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP15 Jul 2022 8:21 p.m. PST

Gen. Pettygree's General Orders For Us linked below:
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Respectfully,
Bill P.
Chronicler For The Adventures of General Pettygree

Porthos16 Jul 2022 2:42 a.m. PST

Thank you, Sir, for those remarks. My first reaction was a bit surprised – why should repeating those wise words be necessary ? But later I realised that repeating a message is necessary to keep knowledge within the peer group. If I may offer a quote myself: "The ideal war-gamer is sweet-tempered, dislikes the sound of his own voice and has been endowed by nature with very long arms". From "Charge ! or how to play war games Brig. P. Young & Lt. Col. J.P. Lawford – Morgan-Grampian, London, 1967".
So thank you, General Pettygree and of course, thank you, Bill !

cavcrazy16 Jul 2022 4:37 a.m. PST

I think this all needed to be said. Thank you.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP16 Jul 2022 6:17 a.m. PST

Right on, Brother Bill!

Jim

Legionarius18 Jul 2022 7:51 p.m. PST

Excellent Sir!

oldjarhead18 Jul 2022 10:14 p.m. PST

Well said Sir!!

ARMY Strong19 Jul 2022 11:40 a.m. PST

It is a shame that this is not general practice here.

Robert le Diable31 Jul 2022 6:08 p.m. PST

Sound maxims, Sir! And, although the sound of Maxims would not be heard on Napoleonic battlefields, nevertheless I have long followed your Dispatches with admiration both for the figures and for the narratives. Good Luck.

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