niedziela, 30 października 2016
Potyczka w Fontenay/ Skirmish in Fontenay (3)
Attacking section of British infantry came under hail of fire from three MG sections.
Despite the fact that fire was not very effective it was enough to eliminate 3 soldiers. One of German MG sections advansed and in hand to hand combat eliminate 3 more loosing one soldier. This forced British to retreat.
To cover the retreat British forces used smoke grenades.
British soldiers running away.
Germans also made a smoke screen to cover from advancing British tank.
In the meantime one of German MG sections came under fire loosing two men.
Advance of the tank supported by infantry. Germans are retreating.
German MG sections managed to retreat. Britih forces took the town however loosing 3 KIA, and 2 WIA. German lost one killed and 2 wounded and what's most important - a tank.