The razvedchiki are one of the iconic Soviet units of WW2. With the funky jumpsuits, weird amoeba camouflage and their general reputation for tearing the Nazis a new one they’re a must-have unit if you’re putting the Red Army on the table.
So, the French and Indian war in North America? I’ve got the French, I’ve got some Indians, but for the “war” part you really need some settlers to defend or raid!
This is a small 200pt force I’ve completed for Muskets and Tomahawks. Led by French officers I’ve got a detachment of regulars supported by a two groups of Indian auxiliaries.
Nothing says “Halt!” to a panzer like a big lump of Russian steel hurling 76mm AP rounds. So I’ve upgraded my stalwart defenders of the motherland with some heavy metal: a Zis-3 gun.
You can’t have a WW2 Soviet force without one of their dinky 45mm AT guns, so I got the Warlord one and took a crack at it: