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Russian infantry in summer uniforms. -The 1st line sees progress

For those bored of Zorndorf, I can only tell you we are about half-way there.  These two units are my first examples of the Blue Moon miniature's Russian Musketeers in Summer Uniform.  They definitely stand out with their all-red attire.  I think they also help to represent some of the unique aspects of the Russian Army of the time:

Soldiers were permitted to 'dress-down' rather than overheat in the summer sun.Soldiers were made to lie down during the cannonade to reduce casualties.
I wonder if these contributed to the Russian showing during the battle.  The Russians were comfortable and focusing on force protection, while the Prussians conducted a forced march in full regalia, and thus arrived suffering from fatigue and heat exhaustion. 

Anyway, here are the first two regiments:

Chernigovskiy Infantry


Schlusselburg Musketeer Regiment:




Two more units to go, and then it is back to the 2nd line to finish the rest of Galytsin's musketeers.

Gimme a Serbelloni and Stampach on Rye..

10mm Austrian Thunder

Fermor 18mm Russian Command, click here

Kargopolskiy Horse Grenadiers

1st Grenadiers report for duty

3rd Observation Corps Musketeers

1st Observation Corps Musketeers

Fortune Favors the Big Battalions Part II

Fortune favors the big battalions.....

Union Infantry in Greatcoats

10mm Austrian Reinforcements

Operational Design in Wargames Maul-Witz Part II - The AAR