‘Chosen Men’ were the Napoleonic eras equivalent of today’s Lance Corporals. Whilst one step below an NCO (Non Commissioned Officer) they were selected to command a squad (6-10 men) for their intelligence, bravery and military abilities.
The rank was unofficial and used at the discretion of commanding officers. Men selected to be ‘Chosen’ wore a single white armband on their upper right arm. ‘Chosen Men’ often went on to be promoted to NCO rank later.
Our ‘Chosen Man’ is kneeling, cocking his Baker Rifle (NA500-S04)
US$219.00 instead of US$235.00.
5 figures (NA382, NA383, NA384, NA385, NA386)
Combine all of the above releases together 95th Rifles and you have another great little “Value Added Bonus Set”.