1:72 Battle of Waterloo Set – A50174

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1:72 Battle of Waterloo Set – A50174 Description It's June1815 and The Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte has raised an army and intends to rule Europe. This ambition was finally thwarted on the Battlefield of Waterloo, in what is now Belgium, by an allied army led by the Duke of Wellington. Much of the battle was centered around a farmhouse, and this is the centerpiece of the superb set. ‘I am often asked whether we should not now, in these days of European unity, forget Waterloo and the battles of the past. My reply is, history cannot be forgotten and we need to be reminded of the bravery of the thousands of men from many nations who fought and died in a few hours on 18th June 1815 and why their gallantry and sacrifice ensured peace in Europe for 50 years’. - The 8th Duke of Wellington. This kit includes: Farmhouse Diorama Base Highland Infantry British Cavalry Hussars British Infantry British Artillery Prussians French Imperial Guard French Cavalry French Artillery French Infantry 22 x Acrylic Paints 2 x Brushes 1 x Poly Cement Technical Specification & Detail Scale 1:72 Skill 2 Flying Hours 3 Number of Parts 179 Dimensions (mm) L580 X W580


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