Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Inventory - French Colonial Army Pre-WW2

French Colonial Army - Pre-WW2

Another big subject with loads of bits`n pieces

Foreign Legion Mtd Company
12 Mtd Legionnaires + sous officer

Chasseurs d`Afrique
Officer, bugler, Standard + 4 troopers
Troupes d`Marine 
 Classic early Legion 
Colonial Blanc infantry
Used to stiffen native units
Officer + 11 men 
 Legion/Colonial Blanc 
mountain gun crew 
1914-35 Legionnaires
One of only two units in my entire collection which are NOT painted by me.
Most of these were done by Matt Slade except the ones in light order which were painted by Mark Bevis 
2 x mtd officers, 5 foot officers, bugler, 39 riflemen, 1 LMG team, 2 x Hotchkiss teams
Saharienne mountain gun team
Senegalese company
Mtd officer + 40 foot (inc: standard, 4 x officers, 2 x LMG, 2 x VB) 

Spahis Maroccaine
Officer, 2 x NCOs, bugler + 18 troopers

Algerian Company
2 x white officers, 1 x Algerian officer, standard,  2 x NCOs, 25 x riflemen, 2 x LMG teams, Hotchkiss team, 80mm mortar team

Inventory - Riffi/Berbers/Goumiers


A huge mix`n match group from various manufacturers - Blitz, Friend or Foe, Force20, Irregular, Bandera and other odds`n sods
These can fight against my Spanish and French during the Riff War, serve with the French as Goumier or with the Spanish as Regulares.

 65 foot (includes 6 LMG teams; 2 off 2-man Hotchkiss team; 80mm mortar team)
Single mtd scout

Various lowland Arabs 
10 camel mounted & 26 horse/mule mounted

French `75 with mixed Arab/Berber crew
 65mm mountain gun with Arab crew
 Vickers 2.95" + crew
 Lewis team + Hotchkiss team
 89 various Arabs/Bedouin/Pathans

Friday, 11 August 2017

Inventory - Spanish Civil War

Spanish Civil War

Nationalist Forces

4 x 10-man platoons (one has an LMG)
4 man HQ

Nationalist Cavalry
10 mtd troopers

Support and transport
75IG + 3 crew & truck
37mm AT gun + 3 crew & truck
Bilbao armoured car
4 x Krupp Protz trucks
KFZ15 armoured car
KFZ231 armoured car
Panzer I

Republican Forces

Militia Battalion HQ
14 officers and men (telephone OP, RTO), 3 cycle messengers

Battalion support
13pdr + 3 crew & truck
AT rifle team (2 man)
50mm mortar team (2 man)
Vickers MMG team (3 crew)
80mm mortar team (3 crew)
Ambulance (2 medical staff)
Armd truck
FA1 armoured car

2 x 34 fig companies (10 girls per company) each company has 3 x LMG
10 fig all girl platoon (the only element completed of 3rd Coy) 

Assault Guard
10-figure platoon