środa, 14 stycznia 2015
Potyczka w Normandi/ Skirmish in Normandy (2)
Situation on the US left. Germans position infantry section supported by the MG42 and try to outflank Americans.
Americans detach BAR section that is to stop German advance.
Situation after placement of most of the forces. Third German section is being placed near the road on the centre of the battlefield.
First blood. German infantry trying to outflank the farm from the right comes under fire of the BAR team from the farmhouse and 60mm mortar. Result - one dead and two shock points (if they surpass number of troops section starts to run away).
On the right US forces place third infantry section. First it pushes German section that went under fire into the woods and then kills NCO sent to bolster morale of troops under fire. On the right flank German attack stalls.
US infentry from the left moves fast behind the farm wall to counter advance of german inafntry section. MG42 starts firing at farmhouse killing two US soldiers inside.
Germans try to outflank the farm from the left but come under fire from the building loosing one killed.
Germans take a gamble attack with grenades and charge BAR team on the left. However they fail and come under direct fire. Section looses two killed and gets 5 shock points. That means it is routed. When well placed 60mm mortar fire manages to suppres one of MG42's and kill one member of the team Germans decide to retreat. Americans win loosing 2 KIA, Germans loose 6.