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Tue Jan 30, 2007 1:51 pm
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This news has saddened me very much. It has been a while since I have posted here. Sad that this event was the one I returned to. My thoughts and prayers go out to his famile and especially Nicky. Any ...

Fri Mar 03, 2006 10:57 pm
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The Village hat shop FS helmets are quite nice. However to be "accurate" the liner must be replaced with the type used in 1879.
Joseph

Tue Jan 10, 2006 1:11 pm
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Well... if armed exactly the same... then the Brits would have sent in their own army of many thousands and dealt with the Zulus handily.
Joey

Tue Jan 10, 2006 2:31 am
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Well... for fun anyway... I think the French Knights at Agincourt would agree that the longbow would have defeated the Zulus.
Joseph

Tue Jan 10, 2006 2:26 am
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Sawubona,
I would love to have any photos you would share of the cave.
Thanks,
Joseph

Thu Dec 29, 2005 2:22 pm
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hmmm... I used to be a quite regular poster... but haven't of late. I wonder if that puts me in the lunatic fringe... Although I make no claims that Pulleine had half his men taking down tents! Laughing

Wed Dec 28, 2005 1:26 pm
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I admit... I had remembered Gardner's delivery of Chelmsford's message at a different, wrong, point in the timeline. Thankyou for the helpful giving of information.
Joseph

Wed Dec 28, 2005 3:00 am
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Mike,
I do of course write with the best of intentions. I was sure I had read somewhere that Chelmsford had either instructed prior or explained later why the camp was not lagered for this reas ...

Tue Dec 27, 2005 8:33 pm
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Gents,
I haven't posted here much as of late. I read this whole thing from front to back and have been very entertained.
I offer two opinions.
First,
As we talk of the attitude of the soldie ...

Tue Dec 27, 2005 6:37 pm
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I'd buy it if I had the money just lying around.

Tue Nov 15, 2005 2:39 am
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I think it would go over vERY well in American theatres... there is quite a large following of the original.
Joseph

Tue Nov 15, 2005 2:32 am
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Sawubona... are you saying by your Yays and Nays that you think Pip WAS there and Addendorf not? Maybe I misunderstood. It is my belief that Addendorf was there, Smith was there, and Pip is in doubt. ...

Sat Oct 01, 2005 4:50 am
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Thanks Gentlemen! I'll post pics as soon as I have them.
Joseph

Fri Sep 30, 2005 3:22 am
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Gents,
It has been a while since I have posted on the forum... since before the old one closed! I am donning the scarlet tunic and taking part in a Military History Timeline that is through the ...
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