Trotsky Steps Into Wargames Illustrated’s Giants In Miniature Range

November 2, 2015 by brennon

Wargames Illustrated’s Giants In Miniature range grows once more this month with the addition of another high profile figure. Leon Trotsky was famous for his political work but he also shaped the Red Army into a more coherent and professional fighting force…

Leon Trotsky

He was also known to get stuck into the nitty gritty of warfare and would observe operations from the front lines so he could get a handle on how every aspect of the army worked. He eventually met his end at the hands of Stalin’s assassins in 1940. He had however played an instrumental part in how Russian developed after the Bolsheviks took control.

Will you be adding him to your Russian army?

"He was also known to get stuck into the nitty gritty of warfare and would observe operations from the front lines so he could get a handle on how every aspect of the army worked..."