So apparently there is a small, but fairly active BF'42 community still rocking these days and the game is completely free now. Anyone down to jump into it here are the links you need:

Download the game here:

https://oldgamesdownload.com/battlefield-1942/ (the anthology 7-zip file is what you want) don't forget the widescreen patch too.

Then get all your patches here:

http://team-simple.org/download/

My new screen name is: KillaMagilla (formerly KoldKillah) Having a blast and still getting a feel for the old maps tonight! Ran out of beer and thought I should take a break and make sure my old SG buddies know about this. lol