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A British soldier

 From here A Soldier | National Galleries of Scotland
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 16 May 2022

THE SIEGE OF TOURNAI BY PIERRE L'ENFANT (detail)

 Complete picture here. Thanks to Wm. Booth Draper
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 11 May 2022

Battle of Fontenoy 1745

 from Osprey Campaign 307: Fontenoy 1745 by Michael McNallyIllustrated by Seán Ó’Brógáin hereToday's anniversary. Here
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 11 May 2022

The March of the Guards to Finchley

From the wikialso known as The March to Finchley or The March of the Guards, is a 1750 oil-on-canvas painting by English artist William Hogarth, owned by and on display at the Foundling Museum. Hogarth was well known for his satirical works, and The...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 20 Apr 2022

‘Tricorn’: Seven Years War Variant of ‘Shako’ Rules

 ''here is the first draft of Tricorn, being my adaptation of Shako Napoleonic rules for the wars of the mid-18th Century.''Go here to read them and see more
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 19 Apr 2022

Mollwitz 1741

 Today's anniversary. Wiki
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 10 Apr 2022

WAS supplement for ''For King or Empress'''

''Introducing the newest rules from First Command Wargames. "The War of Austrian Succession" supplement to "For King or Empress" rules. Now available in print or pdf.''  http://www.firstcommandwargames.com/(photo credit: Alex Burns at Seven Years War...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 8 Apr 2022

30mm WAS French

I bought these about 20 years ago. They are multi part castings for the most part. Sword and musket/arm are separate. I think they came from France. Anyone know about these? 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 2 Apr 2022

Flags of War 28mm War of Austrian Succession Kicksatrter is Live

BritishDutch 'Our new Kickstarter for the War of Austrian Succession is live on Kickstarter. Check it out!!!We are looking to release new British and Dutch in marching pose.'https://www.kickstarter.com/.../28mm-war-of-austrian...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 18 Mar 2022

This Week on Dispatches: Jospeh Solis-Mullen on the First Partition of Poland on the Eve of the American Revolution

On this week’s Dispatches, host Brady Crytzer interviews JAR contributor Joseph Solis-Mullen on how the agreement between Austria, Russia, and Prussia to divide Poland... The post This Week on Dispatches: Jospeh Solis-Mullen on the First Partition of...

Flags of War 28mm War of Austrian Succession

 As you probably already know Flags of War have a range of Jacobite Rebellion figures. Recently they have announced they are to expand into the WAS with a Kickstarter this month delivering in April. They plan all sorts of new figures in the future including...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 9 Mar 2022

From the First Partition of Poland to Yorktown

It is generally taken for granted that France was ready to jump into the war between Britain and the rebelling North American colonies on... The post From the First Partition of Poland to Yorktown appeared first on Journal of the American Revolution.

The Two Sieges of Louisbourg: Harbingers of American Discontent

When they heard the news in 1757, some New Englanders smirked. Others grew angry. The British were mounting a major expedition against the powerful... The post The Two Sieges of Louisbourg: Harbingers of American Discontent appeared first on Journal of...

IR von Esterhazy. Trakošćan Castle

 Thanks to Vladimir Brnardić for this.'Trakošćan Castle is located in northern Croatia (in the Varaždin County) that dates back to the 13th century. Among other treasures it has well preserved hand painted wallpapers that feature Austrian infantry...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 21 Nov 2021

REDBOX 72139 - British Dragoons, Jacobite Rebellion 1745

 1/72 new release. Look good. They have a decent range of Jacobite rebellion troops. Also forthcoming is 72140 - British Regiments of Horse 174572141 - Prince's Lifeguard and Fitzjames Horse72149 - Bonnie Prince Charlie and Scottish CavalrySee Plastic...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 30 Sep 2021

Prestonpans 1745

 Today's anniversary is this 10 minute battle.
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 21 Sep 2021

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