Category Archives: Battle reports

Decision at Danville — Part 3

 By Chris Hahn Given my reported preference to conduct miniature wargames without miniatures, I guess this latest project could be called an improvement, or at least a step in the right direction. Photo H shows four regiments of Brigadier General … Continue reading

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Decision at Danville — Part 2

By Chris Hahn The dice were not all that kind to the Union cause  during the first five turns of the wargame. The overall commander and a battery  of artillery from Michigan were separated from the main force at deployment … Continue reading

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Decision at Danville — Part 1

By Chris Hahn Frustrated by a failed attempt to stage an  adaptation of the Battle of Dettingen (June, 1743 — see the March issue of Wargame Illustrated for a very colorful narrative by the Worcester  Wargames Club), I shifted my … Continue reading

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A walk on the Naps side

Late last year, I indulged myself and had a couple of Napoleonic 15mm — actually listed as 18mm — armies painted and based: Austrians and French, with allies, for the 1809 campaign. With their return from the painter/baser and the busy … Continue reading

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Upon further reflection: CCN and me

Not too long ago, for Lone Warrior No. 175, I did a review of the then-new board game called “Commands & Colors: Napoleonics.” Writing a review doesn’t necessarily mean the writer is an expert on the subject. In my case, the … Continue reading

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Testing a new objective for BoB Hex — with photos!

This post pertains to the Battle of Britain—Simple Hex Rules that appeared in Lone Warrior #175 magazine.  In George Arnold’s post on the LW blog “Feedback on No. 175?” Paul Le Long wrote a comment noting how difficult it was for the British to win against the Germans … Continue reading

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Convoy: A new twist to an old game — with photos!

I want to thank Rich for selecting Convoy on the North Atlantic as the new “Sample Article” in the Lone Warrior blog. I hadn’t played the game in a few years, and it was like playing it for the first … Continue reading

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