The basic idea behind the game was a Loyalist force (Tories) have been returning from a raid in New Jersey. A Patriot force of militia has been tasked with stopping them.
The Patriots won a narrow victory as the Tories could not break through. The key fighting took place around the farmstead.
Some of the pictures were posed prior to the game.
|Tory Dragoons (Tarleton's) and Emmerich's Mounted Chasseurs.The figures are a mixed bag from Irregular Miniatures, Historifigs (formerly Scuby) and Airfix|
|Patriot Militia, figures by Accurate.|
|Tarleton's Legion Cavalry as Shock in Rebels and Patriots. Figures are 20mm Irregular Miniatures from the UK.|
|Patriot Militia again.|
|Patriot Militia, all Airfix!|
|The collection of Patriot Militia was painted over 40 years ago. All Airfix! They have stood the test of time.|
|Airfix conversions. In Rebels and Patriots a unit like this represent mounted skirmishers.|
|Irregular Miniatures dismounted Dragoons attempt to hold the farmhouse against Rebel militia.|
|Tory Dragoons in the lead folioed by Tory military followed by the Volunteers of Ireland (Loyalists is red coats) All are Irregular Miniatures.|
|The Queen's Rangers. The figures are Historifgs (formerly Jack Scruby. The scale is 25mm but they fit well with Airfix or 20mm figures.|
|The Royal Regiment of New York or Johnson's Royal Breens. Figures by Airfix.|
|Patriot militia. The flags are hand painted. Figures by Airfix|
|Virginia Patriot rifle regiment|
|The Volunteers of Ireland get in front of the Tory Militia.|
|The Queen's Rangers and dismounted dragoons hold part of the farmstead but can advance no further as just about everything else has collapsed.|
|A saber charge by the Tory Dragoons almost turned the tide but they stalled and were shot up beyond repair.|