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30th Jun 2022

King & Country 12th SS Hitlerjugend

Over the past few months K&C has released a number of Luftwaffe and Wehrmacht troops in action or on their way to the front but it’s been quite a while since we’ve produced any Waffen-SS soldiers. …

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13th Apr 2022

John Jenkins: Macedonian phalanx

The Macedonian phalanx was an infantry formation developed by Philip II and used by his son Alexander the Great to conquer the Achaemenid Empire and defeat armies of other kingdoms.Phalanxes remaine …

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13th Apr 2022

John Jenkins: Macedonian phalanx

The Macedonian phalanx was an infantry formation developed by Philip II and used by his son Alexander the Great to conquer the Achaemenid Empire and defeat armies of other kingdoms.Phalanxes remaine …

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6th Apr 2022

John Jenkins: Fur Trade

THE FUR TRADEA Travois is a frame structure that was used by the plains Indians of North America, to drag loads over land. There is evidence to support that travois were used in other parts of the w …

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31st Mar 2022

John Jenkins: Saxon Archers

The death of King Edward the Confessor of England in January 1066 had triggered a succession struggle in which a variety of contenders from across north-western Europe fought for the English throne. …

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24th Mar 2022

John Jenkins Designs: Trojan War preview

The GreeksTraditionally, the Trojan War arose from a sequence of events beginning with a quarrel between the goddesses Hera, Athena and Aphrodite. Eris the goddess of discord, was not invited to the w …

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10th Mar 2022

John Jenkins Designs: Jacobite Rebellion

JACOBITE CAVALRYIt is argued that despite being depicted as horseless troopers standing forlornly in the rear at Culloden, the Jacobite cavalry were regarded when it came to scouting as superior to th …

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3rd Mar 2022

John Jenkins Designs: Reconquista

THE SPANISHThe age in which El Cid lived has since been termed the “Reconquista”, or Christian reconquest of Spain from the Moors, and was one of the most colourful periods in military history.The arm …

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24th Feb 2022

John Jenkins Designs: The Trojan Wars

TROY AND HER ALLIESTraditionally, the Trojan War arose from a sequence of events beginning with a quarrel between the goddesses Hera, Athena and Aphrodite. Eris the goddess of discord, was not invited …

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1st Feb 2022

John Jenkins Design Fur Trade previews

MOUNTAIN MEN – THE RENDEZVOUSA mountain man was an explorer who lived in the wilderness. They were instrumental in opening up the various Emigrant Trails (widened into wagon roads) allowing Americans …

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