In this first part you will see 22nd Pz Regiment; Pz Artillery Regiment 155 and Pz Reconnaissance 21.
2nd battalion, 22nd Pz Regiment:
PzIV - Altaya;
Somua - metal Skytrex;
Cmdo Somua - Alby;
Pz38t Flak - Altaya;
PzIVD - Airfix;
H-38(f) - Skytrex.
The H-38 from Fontline Wargaming with a ESCI commander.
This Airfix Pz IVD has a metal Britannia commander.
1st battalion, 22nd Pz Regiment:
Pz IV - Altaya; ESCI; Frontline Wargaming; Britannia (the one in the command section);
PzIII - ESCI;
Recovery PzIII - Matchbox conversion;
Pz38t Flak - Frontline Wargaming.
The Altaya Pz38t Flak, with a different camouflage to match the ones of 21st PD.
22nd Pz Regiment aproaching Périers ridge under the eye of a Typhoon Jabo...
The converted Recovery Pz III. A Matchbox hull with an Evergreen box and ESCI crew.
The Alby Somua command. A very fine and detailed kit.
1st battalion, Pz Artillery Regiment 155:
100 mm gun -Roco Minitanks (truly a 155mm gun in 1/87th scale);
122mm Russian guns - Irregular Miniatures;
French Prime Movers - Frontline Wargaming;
Somua Rocket Launcher - Raventhorpe;
Lorraine OP - Skytrex.
2nd and 3rd battalion, Pz Artillery Regiment 155:
Lorraine SP 150mm, Lorraine SP 105mm and Lorraine OP - Skytrex.
The three Lorraine SP and OP from Skytrex: left to right; 105mm; 155mm and OP.
The foliage I apply on all AFV is made of a hand mixture of HO train foliage + white PVA glue from several brands. The material gets tough and can be handled by any clumsy hands.
The full Pz Artillery Regiment 155mm.
The Raventhorpe Somua Rocket Launcher half-track.
The crewman are Preiser in 1/72nd scale from their Panzer crew at rest box.
The Sturmgeschütz - abteilung 200:
H-38 7,5cm PAK and H-38 105mm - Britannia and Altaya;
P-107 AA 20mm - Britannia.
H-38 OP - Raventhorpe.
This unit is exagerated in numbers but I just can't resist when I find one.
The only added parts to the Britannia model was the periscope; antenna and folliage/stowage.
The Raventhorpe P-107 AA carries a Britannia crew.
The small H-38 OP from Britannia.
The powerfull Pz Reconnaissance Battalion 21:
Sdkfz 250/9 - Britannia and ESCI;
Sdkfz 250/1 - Britannia;
Sdkfz 232 - Skytrex;
Sdkfz 233 - Britannia;
Sdkfz 222 - Britannia;
Sdkfz 251/1 and 37mm - ESCI;
Sdkfz 251 Flammenwerfer - Britannia;
Sdkfz 263 - conversion on Airfix Puma chassis.
The Britannia 251 Flammenwerfer.
ESCI 7,5 cm PAK from the 5th company, with crew from ESCI soft and hard plastic.