Historical Miniature Wargaming, Military History, Plastic Army Men, & slush cast soldiers. Figures from Airfix, Italeri, Giant, Revell, Pegasus, Dapol, HaT, Ykreol, Imex, Orion, Strelets, Paul Heiser Models and Roco Minitanks, Trident and Fidelis Models; as well as wargame rules. I also enjoy 54mm & 60mm Toy Soldiers from Tim Mee, Ideal, MPC, and Marx Toys! I have collected toy soldiers for over 55 years. You can eMail me at BunkerMeister45@aol.com
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
The troops take a few minutes to remember their two fallen camrades.
The sound of taps plays over the jungle.
Even the usually loud insects and jungle birds quiet down for a few minutes.
The flag of their nation is displayed and lowered in respect for the patriot dead.
The colonel makes a few remarks about sacrifice, duty, courage and honor. All the men know their friends died for something larger than themselves.