Just to let everyone know that with building work on Lard Island at its peak we are leaving for a weeks holiday. Hopefully by the time we get back the large holes will have been filled in and we’ll be able to get to the front door again!
We’re only going for six days but that does mean that we won’t be around to deal with any queries during that time. We will, however, be right back on the ball next weekend when normal service will be resumed.
The next army list starts to detail some of the tribal forces of The Abyssinian Crisis. There were long standing feuds and inter-tribal warfare amongst the Eritrean and Somalian tribes that inhabited the Horn of Africa. They fought as much amongst themselves as against their Ethiopian neighbours and many warriors flocked to the Italian colours