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French Open 2012 (final) - August 12, 1944

Ecouves forest
Western Front By: JFKoski - Last update: 05/05/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x6 x6
    first You play first

Historical Background:
After the capture of Alençon on 12 August 1944 in the morning, the 2nd French Armored Division under General Leclerc continued its offensive toward Argentan. The French were informed that the 9th Panzer Division was in Ecouves forest....

This is a scenario by jdrommel, used in the French Open 2012 (final), copied here to play Online. AAR's can be posted at:
Number of reports: 9. Allies 89%

Axis player [Germany]
5 command cards.
Allied player [France]
6 command cards, you move first.

Conditions of Victory:
6 medals.
Ecouché is a temporary medal objective for the Allied player.

Special Rules:
Show with a badge the elite infantry and armor of both sides (Troops 2 - elite units).

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.

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