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WARGAMER'S NEWSLETTER
WARGAMER'S NEWSLETTER
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Introduction
Wargamer's Newsletter was produced from 1962 to 1980 by Donald Featherstone, one of the founders of modern wargaming. He also published many books.

This site provides access to scans of the magazine.

All the issues from June 1970 (#99) to the last issue, Jan 1980 (#214) are currently available here with a few earlier issues. More are being added regularly.

Thanks to Steve and Jim for their contributions.

Updated 14/02/20
Instructions
Use the links below to access the files. Depending on your browser and setup the file will either launch in a window or download to your default download folder.

For example, my installation of Firefox shows the window empty and downloads the file. Chrome shows the file in the window.
Index
There is a virtually complete index to Wargamer's Newsletter at:
Latest additions
Latest additions #33, December 1964, #34, January 1965, #88, July 1969, #99, June 1970, #100, July 1970 and #101, August 1970.
There's now an update record at the bottom of this page.
Optical Character Recognition - OCR
All PDFs have been run through Adobe Acrobat text recognition. but, given the variable quality of the originals, it's not perfect.
Copyright
I took advice before putting these here and do not anticipate any problem with copyright. However, if you disagree, contact me with reasons at wg@fourcats.co.uk.
Missing issues
Another person has been in touch with a lot of issues not previously discovered and we now have only 19 issues to find. These are shown below. If anyone can help with these, please let me know at jhaines@fourcats.co.uk.
1963
Date
Issue No.
January 196310
February 196311
March 196312
April 1963
13
May 1963
14
June 1963
15
July 1963
16
August 1963
17
September 1963
18
October 1963
19
November 1963
20
December 1963
21
1965
Date
Issue No.
34
February 1965
35
March 1965
36
37
May 1965
38
June 1965
39
July 1965
40
August 1965
41
September 1965
42
October 1965
43
November 1965
44
December 1965
45
1962
Date
Issue No.






April 1962
1
May 1962
2
June 1962
3
July 1962
4
August 1962
5
September 1962
6
October 1962
7
November 1962
8
December 1962
9
1964
Date
Issue No.
January 1964
22
February 1964
23
March 1964
24
April 1964
25
May 1964
26
June 1964
27
July 1964
28
29
30
31
32
33
Key
Date
Issue number
Link to scanned issue
Date
Issue number
Copy found - yet to be scanned
Date
Issue number
Copy not found - can you help?
1968
Date
Issue No.
January 196870
February 196871
March 196872
April 1968
73
May 1968
74
June 1968
75
July 1968
76
August 1968
77
September 1968
78
October 1968
79
November 1968
80
December 1968
81
1969
Date
Issue No.
January 196982
February 196983
March 196984
April 1969
85
May 1969
86
June 1969
87
88
August 1969
89
September 1969
90
October 1969
91
November 1969
92
December 1969
93
1966
Date
Issue No.
January 1966
46
February 1966
47
March 1966
48
April 1966
49
May 1966
50
June 1966
51
July 1966
52
August 1966
53
September 1966
54
October 1966
55
November 1966
56
December 1966
57
1967
Date
Issue No.
January 196758
February 196759
March 196760
April 1967
61
May 1967
62
June 1967
63
July 1967
64
August 1967
65
September 1967
66
October 1967
67
November 1967
68
December 1967
69
1970
Date
Issue No.
January 1970
94
February 1970
95
March 1970
96
April 1970
97
May 1970
98
99
100
101
102
103
104
105
1980
Date
Issue No.
214
Update record
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