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34979

Re: Artillery Placement

Hi Drew You're answering questions before I ask. If you look at the timing Best Regards Mike L
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34978

Re: Artillery Placement

So what happened in reality. I've not read anything about the artillery arriving in an encounter battle Best Regards Mike L
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34977

Re: Artillery Placement

Hi Mark I was looking at the orbat and who they were supposed to be with but considering the amount of rain it's surprising they even arrived on the day. So
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34976

Re: Converting "Grand Manner" battalions to AoE

I'm trying to find figures for some of the allied Hanoverian light and militia battalions. A four figure base can represent a battalion and a brigade can have
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34975

Re: Converting "Grand Manner" battalions to AoE

So each of your bases is actually just over 2 AoE bases wide for 15mm figures. So that would work using standard measurement. I presume your figures are
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34974

Re: Artillery Placement

I must mention that Colonel Wood RA and Lt Colonel Hartmann KGLA were actually artillery professionals they were VERY senior and probably outranked every other
Drew Jarman
Feb 10
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34973

Re: Artillery Placement

that is correct in GAME terms. Michael Brown Sheridan, WY mwsaber6@... To: NapoleonicFireandFury@yahoogroups.com From:
Michael Brown
Feb 10
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34972

Re: Artillery Placement

These artillery officers were way down the pecking order and had no real authority and reported to their division commanders. The artillery all came under the
Drew Jarman
Feb 10
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34971

Re: Artillery Placement

I thought the artillery batteries (except for the two Dutch-Belgian ones) arrived at the tail end of the reinforcement schedule all unattached? That's what I
pawelski100
Feb 10
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34970

Re: Artillery Placement

Bill From the orbat of Quatre Bras, all the allied batteries were attached to division and IIRC the had a senior artillery officer present to receive orders
Mike Leese
Feb 10
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34969

Re: Converting "Grand Manner" battalions to AoE

Rob Count one of your bases as two AoE bases. Use a casualty ring to denote a single base casualty and a different colour ring to denote a surplus stand if the
Allan Mountford
Feb 10
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34968

Re: Converting "Grand Manner" battalions to AoE

From this I guess they are 28mm scale figures. I would recommend basing up to match your club mates with a command stand, officer, musician & flags, grenadier
Drew Jarman
Feb 10
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34967

Re: Converting "Grand Manner" battalions to AoE

They are 6 figs to a base in 2 ranks. 45mm wide and 40mm deep. Regards Rob From: mailto:NapoleonicFireandFury@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
rob.myers@btopenworld.com
Feb 10
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34966

Re: Artillery Placement

... This looks to me to be one of the differences between ACW and Nappy organizations as well as command & control.
magegames
Feb 9
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34965

Re: Artillery Placement

Bill I would read that this applies to self ordering brigades that have their own artillery under command? There are not too many single brigade divisions with
Drew Jarman
Feb 9
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