Showing posts from March, 2019

Vladimir Turov turned 99 honorary chairman of Stalingrad Foundation

Yesterday the Defender of Stalingrad, honorary chairman of Stalingrad Foundation , Vladimir Turov turned 99 years old! He fought in the Battle of Moscow (1941-1942), in the Battle of Stalingrad (1942-1943), in the Battle of East Prussia. He was wounded. He ended the war in the Germany (Liegnitz) (Legnica, today it is a Polish city) Today the Defender of Stalingrad is being treated in a hospital for war veterans. Happy Birthday, dear comrade (tovarish) Colonel!!! On my behalf and on behalf of other members of the Council of Stalingrad Foundation we wish you good health! We must together with you celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Victory in the Battle of Stalingrad in 2023! We wish you a quick, easy recovery! Source Executive director of Stalingrad Foundation Bunin Alexander

Battleground, 30th November 2019

The Grimsby Wargames Society are going to attend and put on a demo game at  Battleground , 30th November 2019. The game will be based on aspects of, The Battle of the Dnieper which was a military campaign that took place in 1943 on the Eastern Front of World War II. It was one of the largest operations in World War II, involving almost 4,000,000 troops at a time stretched on a 870 mile front. The terrain makers are as follows Malcolm Taylor Me Andrew Bruce Tony Waumsley Chris Newman Ade Burton Battleground, 30th November 2019 Pictures 13 Oct 2019 I've painted a few  World War II Cossacks  which i intend expanding. I've painted a few World War II Refugees . 9 Sep 2019 Work on the cinema this has entirely been scratch built by Malcolm Taylor. 10 Jul 2019 More progress can be seen on the boards 6 Jun 2019 Basic overview of the boards 10 Apr 2019 The gang apart from me 24 Mar 2019 Trees made by Ade Burton using pip