The game was set in Caratan, France,and the objective was to hold two points on the main road.
Evan took a US force, which was made up of the 101st Airborne.
1x 60mm light mortar team.
1x M4A3 76mm Sherman.
I took a German force of Fallschirmjager.
1x Sniper team.
1x Panzer IV.
|The Americans were coming on from the left side and the Germans from the right.|
|The objective was to capture and hold the intersection of the road and the far bend.|
|The bend in the road.|
|The farm house near the intersection|
|The Germans move in with the first squad heading for the bend.|
|The Americams set up the mortar behind the Bocage near the intersection.|
|1st US squad sets up in the ruines opposite the farm house.|
|1st US squad|
|Second German squad heads for the intersection.|
|Second US squad makes it to the dugout near the road between the two objectives.|
|Third German squad comes on heading for the intersection.|
|German 2nd and 3rd squads heading for the intersection.|
|German HQ sets up in the farmhouse.|
|The Panzer comes on and 2nd squad follow behind. looks like there's no stopping the Germans||.|
|The US mortar fails to cause any casualties. HQ near by unimpressed.|
|On comes the Sherman to blunt the German advance.|
|3rd US squad comes in also not far from the Sherman.|
|Hunting for a target.|
|The Panzer moves in and takes the intersectioon.|
|2nd US squad bunkers down as they take the first casualties.|
|3rd US squad moves up to join the Sherman.|
|1st US squad makes a dash for the intersection and open up on the 2nd German squad.|
|2nd German squad is cut down on the open road and is eventualy wiped out.|
|Having seen there 2nd squad wiped out, the German 3rd squad rushes for the intersection.|
|Get to the objective.|
|Having taken a position in the farm house, the German sniper kept failling to cause any damage.|
|1st German squad tries to get to the road bend.|
|The Panzer fails to cause much damage on the 1st US squad.|
|The Sherman fires and causes the Panzer to catch fire.|
|Objective in site.|
|The Panzer on the right of the intersection stunned, with the 2nd German squad trying to get to the objective.|
|To late. The 1st US squad get there first.|
|Keep watch. 3rd US squad.|
|Target spotted. Open fire.|
|1st German squad is just about wiped out.|
|There's no stopping the Americans now.|
|The Panzer fires but misses.|
|The battle is still on for the intersection.|
|Sherman fires and misses.|
|The battle still rages for the intersection....|
|...however the Germans are wiped out .|
|The German sniper still misses. Bugger!|
|3 men of the 1st German squad is all that's left of the German squads.|
|3rd US squad moves in for the kill.|
|The fight is on with what's left of the German squads and 3rd Us squad.|
|All German squads wiped out.|
|The Americans take the First objective being the bend in the road.|
|Sherman moves in for the kill but misses.|
|What's left of the battle. Not good for the Germans|
|The Panzer has no luck either.|
|The bend in the road clearly in US hands.|
At this point with the Germans reduced to the HQ , Sniper team and the Panzer IV, the game was over with a Victory to the Americans. They still had all there Six units on the board.
Well done Son.