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by Heer Adler
Sat Jan 24, 2009 6:56 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/galleries/don/images/asunray.jpg http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/galleries/don/images/smokeyes.jpg The 2009 campaign got underway last weekend with a good turnout at the 'Breakout from the Don' private battle. As has been said on other threads, turnout for the event was fantastic ...
by Heer Adler
Fri Oct 24, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Looking for a WW2 Group in or around Cheshire
Replies: 3
Views: 1108

Hi mate - if their interest lies in all things Axis, get them to have a look at our site.

We have a few close by, i'm in Stoke, one in Southport, one in Macc and another just outside Manchester. But as with our shows the rest of our members are all over the country.

Hope this is of use,
Neil.
by Heer Adler
Thu Jul 24, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Some pics from our weekend at the Festival of History, showing the group and this years display. Thanks to 21st Panzer for bringing the vehicles down - they really set the display off.... http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/GDRecon-1.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/halt...
by Heer Adler
Tue Apr 29, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

nix wrote: i found the link to the gd recons forum weres ours or do we share?


Only when it suits my friend.

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Mon Apr 28, 2008 8:50 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

No problem with you using the photo's Jim and feel free to take them from the website if any catch your eye - just make sure they are the one's that capture my best side :wink:

Did you get to Churnet Valley at the weekend?

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Fri Apr 25, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Chain stitch nightmare...
Replies: 6
Views: 1284

Weeeelllll, With the best will in the world, she offered to have a go for me and as I been drawing blanks up until then I was pleased to let her have a bash. I gave her the picture to copy but she did her own '6' design and one was larger than the other, so they both looked totally different both po...
by Heer Adler
Fri Apr 25, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Chain stitch nightmare...
Replies: 6
Views: 1284

Thanks for your replies ladies.

All I need is this on 2 of my shoulder boards....

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:D Should be dead easy but I fear my sewing skills arn't that advanced!

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Thu Apr 24, 2008 11:28 pm
Forum: Costumes
Topic: Chain stitch nightmare...
Replies: 6
Views: 1284

Chain stitch nightmare...

Evenin' all. I'm trying to get some numbers chain stiched onto some shoulder boards but it seems that no one at all does it. I've bashed through the yellow pages with all the local embriodery companies to no avail and eventually got a friend of my mums to have a go at doing it by hand, but it ended ...
by Heer Adler
Mon Mar 31, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Evening each, It's been a while so I thought i'd share some pics from taken at events so far this year. Neil. http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/deathfactory/images/smoke.jpg http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/deathfactory/images/spotter%20copy.jpg http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/fortnelson/images/moveout.jpg http://www.gdrec...
by Heer Adler
Sun Feb 17, 2008 11:06 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Thanks Jim, always good to know we're getting it right off fellow re-enactors :) A couple of weekends back GD Recon were invited down to Weston to take part in a production being done by an amateur film maker, due for release later this year. Also present was a photographer who was snapping througho...
by Heer Adler
Sat Jan 26, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

:D And we're off! Just thought i'd share our events list for the coming season. Hopefully get to meet some more of you at Kelmarsh later on in the year or at some of the other multi period bashes we're attending. 8th and 9th March 'Into the Death Factory' - Ashby, Leicestershire W.A.R.S Training eve...
by Heer Adler
Mon Nov 19, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

For those interested our website has now had a number of articles regarding the German war machine of WW2 published onto it, all written and researched and in some cases illustrated by our members. Just go to the main page, look for the articles down the right hand side and bobs yours. http://www.gd...
by Heer Adler
Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:03 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

The pics from Kelmarsh are now up on our website. Some of our display and some of the other folks from the other periods present that merited a photo. I do like the look of them Romans, hmmmm :D For a look go to : http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/Kelmarsh/index.htm http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kido...
by Heer Adler
Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:01 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Kelmarsh 2007
Replies: 28
Views: 4308

Pic's are now up on the EH website of the event.

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/serv ... /nav.17729

Got us listed as WW1 trench experience but at least we got our ugly mugs on :D

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:58 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Kelmarsh 2007
Replies: 28
Views: 4308

I hear the offender was one of the Great War boys up at the top of the field.

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Tue Aug 14, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Kelmarsh 2007
Replies: 28
Views: 4308

Had a great weekend at Kelmarsh, really nice atmosphere and we all found that the MOP's were really interested and full of good questions for us. Heres a selection of my pics, more to follow as I get through them... Neil. http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/romans.jpg http://i5.photobucke...
by Heer Adler
Sat Jul 28, 2007 12:08 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WARS
Replies: 14
Views: 4517

Thanks guys - glad you like the pic. I had this one in mind when I set it up - taken during the battle of Stalingrad... http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/stalingrad.jpg To see more of our pics and a couple of 'propoganda films', look at our 2007 photo galleries: http://www.gdrecon.co.uk...
by Heer Adler
Tue Apr 17, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WARS
Replies: 14
Views: 4517

You're on there as a registered member, so you should be ok mate. I'll have a word with Stevie who runs to forum to see if he knows of any problems.

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Fri Apr 06, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Evenin' all! GD were out in force a couple of weeks ago for a photoshoot based on a 1943 & '45 timeline using a nice urban backdrop. http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/P3242150.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidooshi/P3242118.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/kidoo...
by Heer Adler
Thu Apr 05, 2007 11:57 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: WARS
Replies: 14
Views: 4517

And some more :)

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by Heer Adler
Thu Oct 12, 2006 12:30 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

The GD roadshow finishes up the show season at North Yorks Moors Railway this weekend working along other premier re-enactment groups at Levisham station.

Should be a good 'un, so if you're local, come say hi :D

Cheers
Neil.
by Heer Adler
Wed Sep 20, 2006 8:21 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

:D Well, we're all mates in the Wehrmacht, and i would'nt be the first to say you do look good in wool!
by Heer Adler
Wed Sep 20, 2006 7:21 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

More from the Victory Show - i've put the 'newsreel' of the battle up from the GD perspective. So to see Germans run from burning haystacks, gun jams, snipers and plenty of PD's bangs, fires and other assorted action go to.... http://www.gdrecon.co.uk/victoryshow2006.html I know a few have already b...
by Heer Adler
Fri Sep 08, 2006 11:44 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Sorry Cleggy, it wasn't us at the show - we are however at the Victory Show in Cosby, Leicestershire this weekend alongside quite a few other groups. If last years was anything to go by this one is gonna be fantastic, well worth a visit if you have time. :lol:

Neil.
by Heer Adler
Tue Aug 08, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

PM sent mate - hope to talk soon :wink:

Neil
by Heer Adler
Mon Aug 07, 2006 10:11 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Thanks for the kind words about the site HJ - its good to know that we're getting something right :D Not sure how old you are, or if you're set on doing HJ, but if you want to find out more about our group, we have a forum you can join and meet some of our members and ask any questions you might hav...
by Heer Adler
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: 1900 onwards
Topic: Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)
Replies: 42
Views: 12444

Grossdeutschland (www.gdrecon.co.uk)

Hello to some who may know me on here, if you dont, hello anyway... :D Our group depicts rifle men of the armoured reconnaissance battalion in the elite Wehrmacht Division - Grossdeutschland, that saw service in most of the main theatres of war on the Eastern front. We strive to set the highest poss...

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