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Agree; at 1/72 scale a paint over can handle the packs - unless you're a real stickler or doing something of museum-like accuracy. JMO
I got Hats Waterloo Dutch Infantry to use as American regulars. I remember that set being referenced a lot over the years in online forums as to which set could best be used for that purpose.