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Aide-memoire – Persian uniforms

From Duncan on the DBMM List: I think the intention is that the Guard are all Persians – the original hypaspists having been sent back towards Macedonia. Luke at http://www.ne.jp/asahi/luke/ueda-sarson/AlexImpDBM.html http://www.ne.jp/asahi/luke/ueda-sarson/AlexImpDBM.html said: “Melophoroi and archer guards: Persian guard spearmen and archers were used, … Continue reading

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Guildford batrep

A cracking time at the Guildford on-day competition last Saturday, especially since I came away with two trophies. The competition was a Book 1 theme and the army I took was Libyan Egyptian, chosen because I hoped that in a … Continue reading

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15mm DBMM armies

So what 15mmm DBMM armies do I have, or am I planning? New Kingdom Egyptian – done Libyan Egyptian – half done Thracian – quarter done Later Achaemenid Persian – half done Pre-Samurai Japanese – not done Han Chinese – … Continue reading

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Unhappy Seljuks

Miserable game with the Seljuks last night against Mediaeval Germans (actually a fairly historical match up, if I had been Rum Seljuks rather than Merv, and the Germans had been third crusade rather than a century later). Not really used … Continue reading

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