A squad of 1/72 Finns. Converted plastic Russians as well as one German panzergrenadier that has had his MG34 converted to Lahti-Saloranta LMG. All figures from Revell.
Some classic Airfix 1/72 8th Army figures, one of their best sets even if some poses were a bit odd. Still set very strong vibes from childhood.
Selection of Airfix 1/72 8th Army figures. Merely the poses bring back some fond memories from 70’s…
A 20mm WWII Finnish infantry company. Converted from various manufacturer’s soft plastic German and Russian figures. Originally made for JanneN’s great Murtokohta -system (squad bases), but obviously suitable for whathaveyou. Each squad has a corporal with a Suomi SMG, a LMG (Lahti or Degtyarev) and three identical riflemen. A platoon is easily distinguished from others by the base decoration (barbed …
Duo of Airfix 1/72 Matildas crossing a bridge with some infantry tagging along.
Heroics and Ros 1/300 planes – Finnish Fiat G.50s preying on Soviet SB-2 bombers.
Convoy of H&R Soviet trucks trundling along in the freezing wastes of Arctic circle.
Military Wheels PK-43 Field Kitchen by PetriH. Comes with two horses (not in picture), but no crew.
20 mm Finnish infantry in summer uniforms. Various figures by Antti and JanneL.
We’ve played a game or two of Battlefront WWII before but since we’ve recently played quite a few games of Regimental Fire and Fury and quite enjoyed them too Mr V wanted to revisit the game. Because the unit was in one of our earlier games he had started on doing research on 504 Parachute Infantry Regiment of 82nd …