Assault in France - June 09, 1944

Ambush
Western Front By: 50th - Last update: 04/22/2011
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x4 x6 x4
first You play first    


Historical Background:
This battle is not strictly a historical battle, but represents a tactical challenge in the hedgerow country in France. This French hamlet represents almost any French town in hedgerow country.

Briefing:
Allies: Take six command cards and move first.

Axis: Take five command cards

Conditions of Victory:
Take four medals to win.

Special Rules:
The trucks marked PC are patrol cards. For rules on Patrol Cars, see Troops card #19.
The truck marked HT is a half track. For rules on half tracks, see Troops card #18.
The two German special forces tanks are Sturmgeschuz III 75mm assault guns. They move 1 and battle, or 2 and not battle, and shoot 4 3 2 2 against infantry or 3 3 3 against armor.
The SWA rules for the Anti-tank, mortar, and heavy machine guns are found on page 9 of Winter Wars.

Scenario Bibliography:
Armchair General Sept 2005

Warning:
Please note that this scenario was not approved by Richard Borg or Days of Wonder, so you have to check yourself about playability, potential gaming issues, etc.

Set-up Order
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4
6
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12
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16
5
1