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by monk2002uk
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Battle of Gnila Lipa 1914
Replies: 1
Views: 357

Re: Battle of Gnila Lipa 1914

This photo shows a Hexon terrain piece under the battle mat:

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Robert
by monk2002uk
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Battle of Gnila Lipa 1914
Replies: 1
Views: 357

Battle of Gnila Lipa 1914

This battle took place in the Ukraine and involved Russians versus Austro-Hungarians. A full range of photos and an After Action Report are here: http://www.greatwarspearhead.com/battle-reports/battle-of-gnila-lipa-1914/ Once again I used Hexon terrain covered with heavy felt battle mats to provide ...
by monk2002uk
Sun Feb 04, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Anzac Cove landings
Replies: 1
Views: 3343

Anzac Cove landings

In April 1915, Australian and New Zealand forces landed at Anzac Cover. Given that my grandfather served in the New Zealand Division in WW1 (but not in Gallipoli) and the prominence given to this campaign through ANZAC Day commemorations, I have long wanted to wargame the landings. The terrain is ve...
by monk2002uk
Tue Sep 26, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Anzac Cove battlefield
Replies: 7
Views: 6173

Re: Anzac Cove battlefield

While not directly related to the Anzac Cove landings, here are some X-lighters from PT Dockyard. These LCIs were used by the British for the Suvla Bay landings later:

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Robert
by monk2002uk
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Hexon Addict!
Replies: 9
Views: 6737

Re: Hexon Addict!

And here is a close up view of one small segment of the battle:

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Robert
by monk2002uk
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Hexon Addict!
Replies: 9
Views: 6737

Re: Hexon Addict!

Here is an overhead shot of the whole thing:

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You can see the forests and roads.

Robert
by monk2002uk
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Hexon Addict!
Replies: 9
Views: 6737

Re: Hexon Addict!

Yes, the whole project features on this page here:

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There are a couple of video walk arounds too, along with various photos of the trial run in Dormans Chateau as well as the three day final demonstration in the chapel.

Robert
by monk2002uk
Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:48 am
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Hexon Addict!
Replies: 9
Views: 6737

Re: Hexon Addict!

I am not addicted... can give it up at any time! Here is the Hexon Terrain set up for the entire Battle of Marne, Sept 1914. We provided a demonstration on the 100th anniversary of the battle in the town of Dormans, where there is a huge commemorative chapel. The total length of tables was over 50'....
by monk2002uk
Sun Sep 10, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Anzac Cove battlefield
Replies: 7
Views: 6173

Re: Anzac Cove battlefield

The terrain mat has settled enough to enable some ground cover to be added:

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Robert
by monk2002uk
Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: Anzac Cove battlefield
Replies: 7
Views: 6173

Re: Anzac Cove battlefield

Here is a photograph of the Hexon Terrain covered with a mat. The latter has gradually conformed to the shape.

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When I get back from travelling then I will dress the table further.

Robert