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[3] The Senegalese Riflemen resist - June 15, 1940

Unternehmen Fall Rot - The Colonial Corps - 1st DIC
Western Front By: Guy2Luz - Last update: 01/25/2013
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x6 x6 x4 x6
first You play first    

Historical Background:
On 12 June the 1st DIC placed in reserve army is routed June 14 evening on Saulx facing south-west, between Spain and Robert Bazincourt. His side is found, because the nearest battalion is Revigny. But in the rush of the Panzer to the Swiss border, the enemy is crossing the Canal de la Marne au Rhin to 8 Pz and Pz 6 on the night of June 14 to 15 followed by 20 ° ID. taking in a sling positions of the 1st DIC.
June 15 morning, the first CAR PC is attacked by Combes Barrois Kampfgruppe Eisebeck of the 6th Pz. South of the village, 12 RTS supported by the first RAC pushes a point reinforced, and destroyed several armored cars but is overwhelmed. The group will Eisebeck long delay in the forest of Haut-Juror then taken into account throughout the afternoon to the south by 15 ° RTA (3 DINA neighbor).

The theater is set, the troops are in position, and history is in your hands. Have fun!

Axis player
Take 6 command cards, move first

Allied Player
Take 4 command cards

English units with a star represent the battle Senegalese Riflemen
The two artillery units of the first RAC are able to set Flash Battery.
The unit with the badge of the resistance represent the Tirailleurs Algerians.

Conditions of Victory:
6 medals

The village Combles of Barois reports a temporary medal player allies.
The village Brillon of Barois reports a temporary medal player axis.

Special Rules:
Apply the rule Blitz - Action 15
Apply the rule BCF - Nation 5
Apply the rule - Troups 4

The Air Power card is replaced by the Firing Artillery card

Scenario Bibliography:
1940 Les troupes coloniales dans la campagne de France, Paul GAUJAC Ed. Histoire et Collection

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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