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by private Shorthouse
Mon Nov 28, 2005 3:36 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: somme 2006
Replies: 9
Views: 2769

Hi Jon, Sorry for the delay in replying. Most of my kit comes from Pegasus Militaria and is an exact copy of an original item. The no1 pattern army boots most of us wear are made by Ross Boots. I have 2 stiff caps one made by a military milliner the other by Dickie Knight both very good. Other odds ...
by private Shorthouse
Mon Nov 21, 2005 9:01 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: somme 2006
Replies: 9
Views: 2769

Hi Sani,
Trenchy and I are members of The Great War Society. I would say that my kit, which allows me to cover 1914 to 1917 (no SBR). Has cost around £1200 to £1400.
It always depends on how far you want to go and how high your standards are.
Regards Ian.
by private Shorthouse
Sat Nov 12, 2005 10:50 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Royal Horse Artillery
Replies: 5
Views: 2196

Craig, The Royal Horse Artillery of the Great War used a team of six horses, with a rider per pair, to pull a limber and a 13 pdr field gun. Other members of the gun crew were also mounted. The RHA today ceremonially fire these guns (not cannon) on the occassion of the Monarch's birthday and other s...
by private Shorthouse
Thu Aug 25, 2005 9:10 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WW1 Cavalry
Replies: 34
Views: 13885

Mmmm? Try typing forumforfree.com into Google this should get you to the home page. Go into directory, click on IPB Server 2 directory.Click on hobbies. Alter the index to Sort by name of board in ascending order and it should be at the top of page 14. Cheero Ian.
by private Shorthouse
Wed Aug 24, 2005 9:33 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WW1 Cavalry
Replies: 34
Views: 13885

Maenoferren, Our old friend Trenchy has founded a web site specifically for us Great War living historians. In the past few days a trooper from the 4th Dragoons has been posting there. I'm only a footslogger, but I'm sure a fellow Donkey walloper could help. The web address is: http://s2.forumforfre...

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