British Uniforms 1066 – 1900

The New York Public Library’s digital holdings have an amazing collection of color plates of British uniforms from 1066 – 1900. These are great painting guides.

The Indian Mutiny Page

One of the first historical wargames I saw was of the Indian Mutiny. Here’s a page with a great deal of background on the event. Black Hole of Calcutta, anyone?

Post and Rail Fence Paper Model

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A Miniature Wargaming Exclusive!

I designed these post and rail fences (split rail fences) for use with my 15mm American Revolution and American Civil War games, and now I’m making them available to you. The split rail fence are available here as a free download:

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Amerian Revolution Flags

The Krigsspil site has a large number of downloadable flag images for the American Revolution. The flags are all in .jpg format, so they can be resized to fit whatever figures you use.

Battle of Oriskany Scenario

This one is for a friend of mine who has been talking for years about wanting to do a game of the Battle of Oriskany from the American Revolution. The Danish wargaming site Krigsspil has a scenario for the battle of Oriskany, which was a brutal one, involving indians and militia.