Kolejna rozgrywka na zasadach Basic Impetus. Flandria, początek XVII wieku. Siły hiszpańskie stanęły naprzeciw armii Zjednoczonych Prowincji.
Tym razem okazało się, że to hiszpańskie wojska zostały zaatakowane przez Holendrów, mogły więc zdecydować o terenie bitwy.
Next Basic Impetus game. Flandres beginning of the 17th Century. Spanish forces face army of the United Provinces.
This time Spaniards were defending so they were able to choose the battlefield.
Spanish centre was composed of two tercio formations - the best infantry and cavalry placed between them.
Spanish forces, and in the bacground diagonally army od the United Provinces.
Forces of the United Provinces. Cavalry on the right, Scottish and English mercenaries on the left and Dutch infantry and artillery in the centre.
Cavalry of the United Provinces has moved forward to outflank Spaniards.
Similarily Spanish cavalry and one of tercios advanced against the enemy flank.
Tercio at full strenghth
Situation after initial moves
Spanish skirmishers moved too much forward and were routed by the artillery barrage.
Both armies attack on their right flanks.
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