|Polish Cavalry 1936-39|
|Kit # MT72907||Preview by Rob Haelterman|
The Polish military
is woefully underrepresented in our scale (and I guess in other scales
too), so this set comes as a welcome surprise. The set offers two
cavalry riders on their steeds, slowly moving ahead. I am very far
from knowledgeable when it comes to the Polish cavalry units, so please
forgive my rather shallow description, but the soldiers are equipped
with a bread bag, map holder and (as separate parts) a canteen, a collapsable bucket for the horse, spade with bayonet and rifles.
As you can also see in the pictures, the shaft of one of the spades was broken and lost to the carpet monster. Replacing that with some sprue will not be too big a challenge.
Painting and correctly adding all the
equipment will require some careful study on my part, but I already
discovered that you can't just go and paint the horses in a random
fashion as they were prescribed as follows:
Sample kindly provided by Modell Trans.