Having been apprised of the formidable fortifications being constructed at Adelheim, King Michael ordered the formation of a heavy siege battery. An inspection of the armory at Belmont revealed a Naval 24 pdr and an old 17thC bronze 32 pdr gun in storage and these were hastily refurbished with new field carriages and prepared for service.
Friday, June 10, 2011
All Cannon Great and Small
Posted by Ross Mac firstname.lastname@example.org
Born and raised in the suburbs of Montreal, 5 years in the Black Watch of Canada Cadets, 5 years at the Collège militaire royal de Saint-Jean followed by 4 in the navy. 25 years with CPC in IT simultaneous with 23 years running a boarding kennel. Inherited my love of toy soldiers from my mother's father. Married with a pack of Italian Greyhounds and 3 cats. Prematurely retired and enjoying leisure to game, maintaining our 160 yr old farmhouse and just living.