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FI721 Jääkari Rifle Platoon (Winter)
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Jääkäri Rifle Platoon (Winter)
includes two Command Rifle teams, four Jääkäri Squads each with two Rifle teams, two Small three-hole bases & eight four-hole bases.
Each Finnish division has a light detachment which includes a
or Light Infantry) Battalion of three companies. These companies are more lightly equipped than normal infantry companies and have three platoons per company instead of the usual four platoons. They also have more transport and are more nimble than infantry companies.
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Rising Sun brings you into the Soviet Union’s wars with the Japanese and Finns on its borders in 1939. Take command of the Red Army’s tank forces, infantry or cavalry forces as you throw the Japanese back into Manchuria or fight the stubborn Finns to expand the Soviet border.
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Their tactics emphasise speed and mobility, utilising skis during the Winter War to swiftly move through the forests. These highly motivated and skilled fighters are men from rural areas and have excellent fieldcraft skills.
During the Continuation War (1941 to 1944) some
trained to support tanks, and eventually formed the infantry component of the
Designed by James Brown
Painted by James Brown
The Extra Command Team
The Jääkäri Squads
The Rifle Team in Flames Of War
Replace the Command Rifle team with a Command Close-defence Rifle team for +5 points.
Replace all Rifle teams with SMG teams and Close-defence Rifle teams with Close-defence SMG teams for +15 points per squad.
You may only replace the Rifle teams with SMG teams in one Jääkäri Platoon in your company.
Jääkäri Rifle Platoon (Winter) Advance
Painting Finnish Infantry
James demonstrates how to paint Battlefront's new Winter War Finnish infantry, including an effective method for painting white, and how to do snow basing.
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Thursday, October 10, 2013
by Blake at Battlefront
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