Thursday, 4 May 2017

1/72 8th Army

The whole lot:

Armour Support:
A pair of 1/72 Valentine Mk IIs from Armourfast, representing 40th  RTR, 23rd Independent Armoured Brigade.

Anti-Tank Guns:
Airfix 6 pdr guns painted for desert theatre.  The second carrier went into the spares box;

Motor Company:
The complete Motor Company:
Company command:
Observer:
3" Mortar:
Rifle Platoons:

Scout Platoon:
Figures and models are a mix of Airfix, Grubby and Plastic Soldier Company, 1/76, 1/72 and 20mm metal, resin and plastic.

MG Section:
Not part of the Company, on attachment from Infantry Division;
Air Support:
1/144 Hawker Hurricane of the Desert Air Force;







2 comments:

  1. Very nice, is this for Rapid Fire or another set of rules? I do like the look of armour fast tanks but can't really lay my hands on them easily.

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    1. Thanks Chris. The intention is to use 'One Hour Wargames' or OHW with adaptations to fit the troops. I had problems sourcing the Valentines as no-one had them in stock for a while. There is always Armourfast's own site which you can buy through.

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