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La destruction de la 106e Pz Brigade OL - September 08, 1944

Western Front By: Hydrommel - Last update: 11/19/2015
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x5 x4 x5
first You play first    

Historical Background:
September, 8th, 1944. The 106th Panzer Brigade counterattacks without any recon action. The flank of the XXth US Corp is held by the 90th Infantry Division.
The main part of the brigade is looking for a breakthrough at Noroy. In the meantime, a German mechanized infantry company sustained by an anti-tank armoured unit are attempting the same goal at Avril.
The German operation is a disaster and, at the end of the day, the Panzer Brigade is destroyed.

The Axis player takes 5 cards and plays first.
The Allied player takes 4 cards.

Conditions of Victory:
5 medals.
The Axis player wins a medal for each unit that goes out of the card via the road on Avril side, or between the badges "Exit" on Norroy side (3 hexes).

Special Rules:
* German infantry is mechanised infantry (Troops 2).
* US armored units are recon units. Weaker than a standard armored unit, they only have 2 figurines.

Scenario Bibliography:
Jeu "Lorraine 1944, la destruction de la 106. Pz. Brigade, par Nicolas STRATIGOS, publié dans Vae Victis, La revue du Jeu d'Histoire Tactique et Stratégique (Hors Série N°6 dédié aux Jeux de Stratégie - www.vaevictismag.com.

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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