Following closely on the heels of the First Platoon come the Tommy Second Platoon (and looking remarkably similar pose-wise to the First Platoon at that). Here they are stalking through the Normandy undergrowth together:
From another angle:
And another angle:
And yet another angle:
Those of us who like counting numbers will see that I have actually painted twenty three figures, which is technically two and a bit platoons. The third batch/platoon is now on the stocks which should finish off the basic infantry allotment for a company :)
Many a Normandy or Late War scenario now beckons. With that also note the (Valiant) Americans are already well in progress, so it is time to start thinking about some German opponents, the Revell Panzer Grenadier plastic are favorite at the moment. Also I think the Brits need a bit of Churchill or Cromwell armour support section, not to mention their trusty support weapons (the latter [Vickers HMG, 2" and 3" mortars] would fall into the 'new aquisition' category and require a postal delivery) and not to forget a Bren Carrier or two.