Inspired by the new Force on Force rules and the film Blackhawk Down I have just finished a platoon of US Rangers which I will use for battles similar to those fought by the US Rangers in Mogadishu, 1993. The figures are all US Marines from Peter Pig’s, Range 18 “AK47 Republic”.
Platoon HQ: left to right Medic, Platoon Sergeant, Radio Operator, Officer (figures from Peter Pig range 18 pack 136) .
Rifle Squad: 2 x SAW gunners, 2 x M203 grenadiers 4 x M16 riflemen, 1 x squad leader (figures from Peter Pig range 18 packs 128, 130, 131, 134)
Weapons Squad: 3 x M240 teams plus a squad leader (figures from Peter Pig range 18 packs 128, 130 & 138)
Miscellaneous: Infantryman carrying AT4 anti-tank weapon, snipers and spotter (figures from Peter Pig range 18 packs 135 & 141)