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Mark Hargreaves
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The Race Across Idlib Province, 28th October, 1918. Demonstation Game, Colours, Newbury, 2018.
Some images of the intense and frustrating experience that was the demonstration game put on by "Adrian Shepherd and Friends". The British failed in their objective to capture the last remaining flyblown Ottoman/German airstrip in northern Syria (a collecti...
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Huzzah for Larry Lenton!
Some months ago Adrian asked me to paint up a little vignette of Gen. Larry "Light Horse" Lenton, his tabletop persona in the recent AWI campaign hosted by Alan and Michael Perry. I was asked to keep it under wraps. Now that the glorious victory of the Cont...
Huzzah for Larry Lenton!
Huzzah for Larry Lenton!
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The Big Push 9. Objective Achieved.
Finished! A week to spare before the demo game at Newbury. So.... what do we have? A unit of Sharifian Regulars supported by an Irregular Arab lewis gun team (all from Brigade Games). A number of odds and sods that may be utilised as dismounted armoured car...
The Big Push 9. Objective Achieved.
The Big Push 9. Objective Achieved.
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The Big Push 8.
The Sherwood Rangers dismounted unit. Figures are Footsore Miniatures Interwar BUF/Yeomanry Troopers with Woodbine headswaps. Again, a mix of khaki serge and khaki drill. I thought that was it but a bag containing another thirteen figures can to light last ...
The Big Push 8.
The Big Push 8.
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The Big Push 7.
The Sherwood Rangers, Syria, 1918. A mix of six Mutton Chop British Cavalry, two Great War Miniatures  early war British Cavalry Troopers and two Perry Miniatures WW2 British Yeomanry command types. All the troopers have been given Woodbine Designs head-swa...
The Big Push 7.
The Big Push 7.
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The Big Push 6.
Captain R H M MacIntyre MC, Officer Commanding 7th Light Car Patrol, a Lieutenant as a driver and a Corporal frantically trying to signal the leading elements of the Desert Mounted Corps for the Syria 1918 demo game at Colours. The car is a Matchbox 1909 Op...
The Big Push 6.
The Big Push 6.
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The Big Push 5.
The 1er Regiment Mixte de Marche de Cavalerie du Levant. A very impressive title for the composite Fench cavalry regiment that served in Palestine. Formed from two squadrons of Spahis and two squadrons of the 4er Chasseurs d'Afrique, the pre-war colourful F...
The Big Push 5.
The Big Push 5.
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The Big Push 4.
A British Mounted Machine Gun Squadron for the Syria 1918 demo game at Colours 2018. As time is short a few time saving painting shortcuts have been made on these figures. They still pass muster to my eyes. The deployed piece is the Britsh Cavalry Vickers T...
The Big Push 4.
The Big Push 4.
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The Big Push 3.
More for the Syria 1918 game at Colours, Newbury, this September. Firstly, the last two vehicles for 12th Light Armoured Motor Battery. The Rolls Royce Armoured Car is from HLBS and the Rolls Royce Tender is from Company B. The excellent Crossley Tender fro...
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The Big Push 3.
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A Little Musical Interlude.
Tsuba Miniatures Russian Bandmen. Painted up as the regimental band of the White Russian Kornilov Shock Battalion. All part of a cunning development for the League of Extraordinary Kriegspielers' recent gaming weekend. I also painted up another band in a di...
A Little Musical Interlude.
A Little Musical Interlude.
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