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In this issue of Intel, we take a look at some illustrations from the Boer War, a collection of German cigarette cards, images from the Franco-Prussian War, paintings from of the Viceroyalty of Rio de la Plata, Chilean military insignia and more!Continue Reading

Battle Maps 1800-1900

In Military History
This section is from the book “The World’s Battles 1800 – 1900” published by C. Combridge, the battles etc. are described by Archibald Forbes, G. A. Henry, Maj. Arthur Griffiths and other well known writers of that day. I thought that some of the maps and illustrations might be of help, some on lesser known battles / wars.Continue Reading

Chilean Unit Badges (Intel A3)

In Military History
Here are some more Chilean unit badges, continued from A2.Continue Reading

The Indian Army 1911 (Intel A3)

In Military History
These plates are from the book “The Armies of India” text by Major G. F. MacMunn D.S.O. with paintings by Major A. C. Lovett, published by Adam & Charles Black, London 1911, 224 pp.  This is the first part of the illustrations from this book.Continue Reading
This is the first of the coloured plates that were sent to me by the late Jose Balaguer of Argentina, during the 70’s and 80’s, we swapped information on uniforms. Hopefully they will be of some help to any budding Latin American historian out there. Continue Reading
A selection of illustrations of the Franco-Prussian War.Continue Reading

German Cigarette Cards (Intel A3)

In Military History
A selection of military themed German Cigarette Cards.Continue Reading

Images of the Boer War (Intel A3)

In Military History
More artwork and photographs from the Boer War.Continue Reading
The new issue of INTEL presents another selection of interesting illustrations and photographs from the history of this one. In this issue you'll find classic illustrations of the Boer War and the Franco-Prussian War, plus more patches and insignia from both the Argentinian and Chilean military. Finally, there are some photos taken at the Havana Museum of the Revolution.Continue Reading
Havana, Museum of the Revolution - tanks and armoured vehiclesContinue Reading

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