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Seekrieg 5 - Tsushima

This weekend the local HMGS-South group played a Russo-Japanese War naval game using the Seekrieg 5 rules. The scenario included battleships from the Battle of  341 more words

Miniature Wargames

Recalled To The Colours - 54mm metal detectorist's toy soldier finds restored to fighting condition

A week or two ago I shared photos of how my inexpensive purchase of a metal detectorist’s finds of battered old toy soldiers were cleaning and shaping up.  1,020 more words

Toy Soldiers

Broken Britain's Cavalry Back on Fimo Hooves

A tiny Royal Wedding cavalry escort  …

In a previous post I wrote about beginning repairs on some 54mm Broken Britain’s figures kindly donated by toy soldier collector John Forman. 422 more words

Toy Soldiers

Airfix WW2 Kits and WW1 Figures limited reissues 2018

Look them up at http://www.Airfix.com shop section Vintage Classics 

https://www.airfix.com/uk-en/shop.html

Limited edition May 2018 Announcement and currently on Pre-order:

The 1:76 / 20mm Airfix WW1 figures and WW1 British Tank are back, along with a selection of classic WW2 tanks, lorries and guns. 57 more words

Toy Soldiers

More Dumb Soldiers in the Garden - The Clean Up Operation Begins

I have been busy this week working on some wounded lead soldiers and horses.  Whilst waiting for recast arms and heads to arrive, I spotted this pile of metal detecting finds on sale online. 565 more words

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More Dumb Soldiers Missing In Action

Robert Louis Stevenson wrote in A Child’s Garden of Verses about an old toy soldier buried away on watch in the garden in a poem entitled The Dumb Soldier. 261 more words

Toy Soldiers

Risikoflotte Risked - 1914 Naval AAR

This weekend the local HMGS-South group played a fictitious naval battle set in the North Sea in May 1914. The British attempt to destroy the German fleet in the North Sea bases. 250 more words

Miniature Wargames