Monthly Archives: May 2015

The Osterbeck Kerfuffle

Sunday 17th of September 1944, British and Polish Paratroopers caught the defending German forces around Arnhem by complete surprise in a series of daring airborne assaults as part of Operation Market Garden, An operation which would go down in history … Continue reading

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Pyrrhus at Asculum. A ‘Lost Battles’ game.

“One is the best of all omens, to fight in defence of King Pyrrhus,” – Plutarch, Life of Pyrrhus Pyrrhus of Epirus was one of the most remarkable figures of the ancient world. A restless adventurer, his military career saw … Continue reading

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