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WW1 British Infantry Set
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Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 02:38 PM UTC
Alan McNeilly takes a look at the new Tamiya British Infantry set.

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Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 03:27 PM UTC
These look great! I am very interested in a set of these, even though I am not interested in the tanks.
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Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 01:03 AM UTC
Darren The BEF was mentioned, 1908 webbing was used in 1940 but were'nt the uniforms different? Did any Regiments still use the SMLE in 1940 France? Thanks Geraint
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Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 01:09 AM UTC
Hi Geraint,

Yes, the SMLE was used in 1940 both in France and the desert.

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Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 03:06 AM UTC
I suppose the Tamiya figs could be intermixed with Dragon's BEF troops for a 1940 setting?