TW32031 – Rifleman, 10th Gurkha Rifles, Gully Ravine 1915

£16.00

33 in stock

Description

Tommy’s War is a range of model figures focusing on the British and Empire armed forces of the First World War,

The 10th Battalion of the Gurkha Rifles was formed in 1890 from a Nepalese Police Unit, and with the rest of the Gurkha Rifles formed an important part of the Indian Army in 1914. Initially the Battalion was stationed in Suez but transferred to the Dardanelles with the 29th Indian Brigade, being part of the battle of Gully Ravine.

The figure is depicted in action in this battle, wearing his Khaki Drill uniform, 1903 pattern bandolier equipment and holding the famous kukri knife.
The figure has been sculpted by Nino Pizzichemi and the box artwork is by Alex Varela.

Please note the following:

  • All figures in the Tommy’s War range are models which require assembly and painting. Note that these are not pre-painted toy soldiers
  • The figure is advertised at 54mm in height, which is 1/32 scale . However, the figures measure approximately 56-58mm foot to eye, so although marked as 54mm they may not be compatible with other figure or vehicle ranges. If you have any questions regarding scale then please don’t hesitate to email darren@tommyswar.com.
  • The figure is cast in polyurethane resin  and is supplied unpainted, the kit requires cleaning and assembly and is not suitable for children under the age of 12. Please always take care when working with resin. Work in a well ventilated room or wear a face mask as protection from resin dust.
  • The scenic base shown on the box art is NOT included with the figure.

Don’t forget that you can obtain a 20% discount on all products by joining the Tommy’s War Collector Club, you can find out more here:

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Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg