Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Battle of Chancellorsville 1863

Knipes Brigade

The Battle of Chancellorsville 1863, possibly Lee’s greatest triumph, dividing his force not once, but twice in the face of the enemy.
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Salute 2011

Puma Armoured Cars of the SS Recon.

Well the visit to Salute went extremely well, I met a lot of potential visitors to the Centre and got to help promote the “project Hougomont” guys with a couple of tickets for the Wargames Holiday Centre, which was run on a private auction at the stand.
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Dresden 1813, refought on 8th-10th April 2011

The Gross Garten

Dresden 1813, the only battle won during 1813 by the French. Here was a chance for the Allies to change the course of history Continue reading

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The Battle of Eylau (1807) re-played on 1st April 2011.

A view from the North East.

The real battle was fought in freezing conditions with a blinding snowstorm impairing the senses of all that took part in it. Continue reading

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