Crossing the Pyrenees - Figueras - February 1937

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Crossing the Pyrenees - Figueras - February 1937

This event will focus on the arrival of volunteers in 1937.

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Beauvais 62 av République, Beauvais 60000 Beauvais France

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About this event

Volunteers for the IB are crossing the Pyrenees to arrive in the republican zone, Figueras being one of the main crossroads.

Here they'll receive their kit and first training along with the local Ejercito Popular forces.

In this scenario, most of us will be new volunteers arriving in Spain and taking their marks in this advanced depot of Figueras.

There's also room for militia (including milicianas) and EP forces impressions along with civilians in town.

We'll strive for authenticity in drill, field-craft and material.

We'll likely under collective tents and cabins are available if needed (bring shelter halves if you have them).

"Early bird" participation fees are 35€ until the 15th of september then 40€ until the final deadline for registration, the 15th of october. This including land location, food and mess hall animation.

Please pay it by paypal through friends at ""

Event is beginning Friday afternoon and will end Sunday in the early afternoon.

Feel free to invite your comrades if they're interested.

The organizers are Samuel Levitt and Alexandre Gurnithorinque, if you have any questions, feel free to ask.

The terrain is near Beauvais, 1 hour drive from Paris, Beauvais being Paris low-cost airport and we can fetch you there or at the train station.

If you bring your weapons from abroad, i'll give you some administrative help.

⚠️Please bring a 5l water bottle. If you can't, we'll take a short trip to the local supermarket before the event