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Market Garden: A Bolt Action Campaign Book

Market Garden: A Bolt Action Campaign Book

The Allies plan to end the war early by using the elite Allied Airborne army, the British XXX Corps and an ambitious plan. This is Campaign: Market Garden, where elite Airborne troops race to deliver the killing thrust that could open the road into Germany. For Bolt Action players Market Garden has it all –…

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A STREET IN ARNHEM – A Market Garden Scenario

Bolt Action Campaign books are packed with detailed information, army profiles and lists but more importantly specific scenarios for you to challenge yourself, group, club opponents too. Operation Market Garden is no exception with a stunning 20+ scenarios to choose from or play as one full campaign… SCENARIO 15: A STREET IN ARNHEM Although this…

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Focus: Major-General “Roy” Urquhart in Bolt Action

Major-General Robert Elliott “Roy” Urquhart CB DSO Roy Urquhart was the commander of the 1st Airborne Division during Operation Market Garden,  memorably portrayed by Sir Sean Connery in the film A Bridge Too Far.   He served in India, North Africa, Sicily and Italy before being given command of the 1st Airborne Division early in…

Bolt Action, Bolt Action - British, Focus, Gaming & Collecting

Focus: Major Tatham-Warter in bolt Action

Major Allison Digby Tatham-Warter DSO An exceptionally capable and courageous leader in battle, Tatham-Warter was the prototype for the British officer ‘Harry’ in ‘A Bridge Too Far’ who is seen brandishing an umbrella. This was partly a humorous affectation, but it was also a tool to avoid having to remember passwords. He was confident that…

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Profile: Major General John Frost CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DL

Major General John Dutton (Johnny) Frost CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DL was a British Officer of the 1st Airborne Division. He fought in numerous theatres throughout the war, including North Africa, Sicily, the Italian mainland, raided France in 1942, and is perhaps best known for his stubborn defence of the Arnhem Bridge during Operation Market…

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New: British Airborne Forces

The US Airborne have shown their hand, and it’s time for the British Airborne Forces to show the Yanks how it’s really done! British Airborne Characters First off the glider comes Major General John Frost, Major General Robert ‘Roy Urquhart and Major Allison Digby Tatham-Warter. View in Store Use Major General John Frost to spearhead your…