Alymer Toy Soldiers Set AB-6 British 24th Foot Regiment in Action 1879. Alymer Toy Soldiers Set AB-72 Union Cavalry Charging. Alymer Toy Soldiers was founded in 1947 by Valencian metallurgical entrepreneur Angel Comes. Mr. Comes intended to create toy soldiers for strategy games and named his newfound company after the combined names of his daughters Alicia and Mercedes. Alymer has experimented over the years, making soldiers at 30mm, 33mm, and 60mm scales using both plastic and metal.