|The flying column commander, a major, and his colour sergeant|
|Another view, showing the hand painted crown and chevrons on the colour sergeant's arm|
|The 1st Rifle Section, commanded by a captain, with a sergeant, corporal, Lewis gunner and loader, and seven riflemen|
|The 2nd Rifle Section, commanded by a Second Leftenant, with same other ranks|
|The machine-gun section with section sergeant and two Vickers .303 water cooled machine guns|
|The attached Ghurkha Rifle Section, commanded by a First Leftenant with his Ghurkha sergeant and corporal, British Lewis gunner with Ghurkha loader, and seven Ghurkha riflemen|
I've had the Chinese heavy weapons for a while after purchasing them from Bobe's Hobby Shop when they were getting rid of many of their historical miniatures. While I was painting the British, I took the opportunity to get them painted as well.
|Chinese heavy machine gun team, with team commander, gunner, and loader|
|Chinese heavy mortar team, with two "active" pose crewmen and a "leader" (?) eating rice|
|Another view, showing the large mortar shell being held by the loader and the "leader" (?) enjoying his bowl of rice|
These figures will see their baptism of fire in my friend Bill's game at Bayou Wars, our Gulf States regional convention. Bill will be running his game at the Jackson Gamers table on Saturday afternoon, June 11.