This warrior may look casually-relaxed but he is also ready at a moment’s notice to cut his enemy down. Great house, castles and noblemen have always had the requirement for additional professional roving Men-at-Arms. Travelling bands of mercenary soldiers would often be hired by nobles and great houses to provide extra protection and security. As such they would be dressed in the colours and livery of their ‘master’ or household... as this fellow and his fighting comrades are.
Scott was commissioned as a captain in the light artillery shortly before his 22nd birthday but began his military career as corporal of cavalry in the Virginia Militia. Scott took...
An SS Panzergrenadier offers to share some of his captured U.S. C Rations" with a Volksturm rifleman"
A hapless GI forlornly trudges into captivity followed closely by his German captor
Churchill figures have always been popular with K&C collectors and here is another of the PM in a familiar pose.