Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Monday, 29 August 2016

French and Indian War by Ralph Mitchard

Redcoat Seven Years War
Jersey Blues


French Niagara

Black Watch Ticonderoga 1758

More of my drwings can be seen here

American Revolution in France

This weekend just gone in France there was an American Revolution event with groups coming from near and far to recreate an action based on Yorktown. Present and pictured were French groups Soissonnais, Royal-Artillerie and from Italy the King's 8th (Progetto Redcoats and Rebels).
 Photos by Alessia Maria Simona Giorda. 

Also see here  at the Soissonnais website

Thursday, 25 August 2016

General Rochambeau’s French Army 1780-1783 RenĂ© Chartrand

Well illustrated pdf here


The regiment, commanded by Vicomte de Poudeux, was among forces under Saint Simon brought from the West Indies to Yorktown. RĂ©giment de Touraine principal engagements: Yorktown ; St Christophe ; Les Sainte

Regiment du Soisonnais

I'm very interested in the American Revolution period in France and these photos from this year please me greatly. See more here. 
See them in action at the event below. Also see here