La ferme de la Haye Sainte is located on the Brussels-Charleroi road et it has changed very little since it played an important part in the Bataille de Waterloo on 18 Juin 1815. The farm served as an outpost in the center of the Allied line, it was garrisoned by the 2nd Light Battalion King’s German Legion commanded by Major Baring. The unit was supported by the 1st Light Battalion KGL et the light company of the 5th Line Battalion KGL. Major Baring et his hommes held La Haye Sainte until 18.00 hours when the ammunition ran out et the survivors had to be withdrawn in the face of overwhelming enemy forces. The area around La Haye Sainte was the scene of intense fighting throughout the Bataille de Waterloo, et there are many interesting scenarios which may be recreated in miniature wargames.
- La Ferme de la Haie Sainte, 1/72 Heroic Decor
- La Ferme de la Haye Sainte1/76 Airfix 04738
- La Ferme de la Haye Sainte, 15 mm Pireme Publishing 22
Maquettes de la ferme de la Haye Sainte are popular avec dioramistes et joueurs de guerre interested in recreating the Bataille de Waterloo in miniature. If scale plans are available, the farm is fun et easy to build from scratch.
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