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Bruce Millers Blitzkrieg 6
Nito74
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Posted: Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 04:07 AM UTC
Hi fellas,

4 years ago our good friend Bruce Miller passed away but he left us with a vast number of builds on his Blitzkrieg Series.

Probably the longest run of Campaign Series so far.

Blitz : Early years.Sept.1,1939-May 1,1941
Blitz II : Africa
Blitz 3: Italy
Blitz 4: Barbarossa
Blitz 5: Normandy

So what do you guys think about a Blit 6 : Berlin ?

Covering the timeline from Ardennes to Berlin
December 1944 - May 1945


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Posted: Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 08:26 AM UTC
Sounds like a great idea John. I've enlisted in a few already, but one that finished later in the year would be good for me.
ivanhoe6
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Posted: Tuesday, December 04, 2018 - 08:52 AM UTC
Sounds good ! After all, we really should bring the ETO portion of the War to a close.
eMan
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Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 - 03:14 PM UTC
Count me in.
GazzaS
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Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 - 03:33 PM UTC
So, ebhh... What's the Bruce Miller bit?
Nito74
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Posted: Wednesday, December 05, 2018 - 09:48 PM UTC

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So, ebhh... What's the Bruce Miller bit?



He's the one that started the Blitz Campaigns.
The first 4, for the 5th he delegated since he was already in treatment.

The "Ending Blitzkrieg Campaigns" thread in the first page was his final post.

He started them back in 2008.
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Posted: Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 04:28 AM UTC
I'm interested, I'm into it.
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Posted: Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 04:34 AM UTC
This sounds great. I have to start to tackle the Dragon stash.
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Posted: Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 06:35 AM UTC
I'd be intereseted, later in the year works for me as well. Have a JS-2M that would work, maybe make a scene with some Volksturm figures, my great uncle was awarded the Iron Cross for destroying a Soviet tank with his Volksturm unit.
GazzaS
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Posted: Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 09:31 AM UTC
Recently got some late war stuff into my stash. Color me in.
Nito74
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Posted: Sunday, December 09, 2018 - 11:49 AM UTC
Ok, so far 8. Very nice !
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Posted: Friday, December 14, 2018 - 07:24 AM UTC
Will you accept me?

I'm sorry I missed the previous campaigns.
Kalin
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Posted: Friday, December 14, 2018 - 08:51 AM UTC

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Hi fellas,

4 years ago our good friend Bruce Miller passed away but he left us with a vast number of builds on his Blitzkrieg Series.






Beautiful tribute.
Nito74
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Posted: Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 10:54 PM UTC

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Will you accept me?

I'm sorry I missed the previous campaigns.
Kalin



Yes Kalin, no problem.
As soon as this one is approved I'll post the link for enlisting
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Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:34 AM UTC
Sounds like a nice tribute - I'm in.
Removed by original poster on 12/09/19 - 00:02:06 (GMT).
strongarden
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Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 04:28 PM UTC
Oh yes definitely I'm in!

I've got an exTamiya/ToyBiz T-34/85 that Id really like to finish. Also some figures and Preiser infantry weapons, all in 1/25 scale....woohoo...!

Cheers
Dave
Nito74
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Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 12:46 AM UTC
So we got more than 10, I'll send the proposal.
Nito74
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Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 12:59 AM UTC
Ok fellas !!

Enlist HERE!!!!!
strongarden
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Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 04:53 AM UTC
OK done!

Most likely will be a dio w/ a few figures.

Made a little progress on this a few yrs back before being banished to the Shelf of Shame.

* * * HOPEFULLY * * *

Hitler Youth, Berlin locals, maybe Volksstrum in the city's sewer tunnels, and Soviet Infantry above with a T34/85.

For me this proposal is perfect timing, Nito74...

Cheers
Dave
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Posted: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 11:10 AM UTC
Good to have you Dave !
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Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 12:58 AM UTC
I've signed up. What is the rule about started kits?

Michael
Nito74
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Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 03:32 AM UTC

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I've signed up. What is the rule about started kits?

Michael



I'd rather let this one only for unstarted kits.
But if there a lot of people with started kits I'll allow it but with no more than 50% built.

MichaelSatin
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Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 04:49 AM UTC

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I've signed up. What is the rule about started kits?

Michael



I'd rather let this one only for unstarted kits.
But if there a lot of people with started kits I'll allow it but with no more than 50% built.




No problem John, I have several options. I'd kinda like to do the Asuka M4A3(76) but I have the hull and running gear together. I can always do the M4A3E2, it's unstarted! We'll see...

Michael