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PR02 Fröschwiller (1870)

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Historical Overview
The Battle took place on 6 August 1870 in the opening stages of the Franco-Prussian War . Troops from Germany commanded by Crown Prince Frederick and directed by his Chief of Staff, General Leonhard Graf von Blumenthal, defeated the French under Marshal Mac-Mahon near the village of Wœrth in Alsace, on the Sauer River, 10 km north of Haguenau.
The stage is set, the battle lines are drawn, and you are in command. The rest is history.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_W%C3%B6rth 

 

Prussian Troops
General Friedrich Wilhelm
6 Command cards
Move first
 

Bavarian infantry (4 elements) : 1
Bavarian infantry (5 elements) : 2
Bavarian artillery (4 elements) : 2
Bavarian Cheveauleger (1 element) : 1
Bavarian Uhlan (1 element) : 1
Prussian infantry (5 elements ) : 8
Prussian artillery (5 elements) : 4
Prussian Hussard (2 elements) : 2
Prussian Dragon (2 elements) : 2
Prussian and allied generals : 3

French Troops
General Mac-Mahon
5 Command cards


French Line (2 elements) : 2
French Line (3 elements) : 2
French Line (4 elements) : 3
French Line (5 elements) : 3
French artillery (3 elements) : 4
French Hussard (1 element) : 1
French Cuirassiers (2 element) : 1
French Cuirassiers (4 element) : 1
French general : 1

Victory
7 Banners
Each time a French unit escape by a hex marked with a French flag, one banner is gained.

Special Rules

One Bavarian infantry of 4 elements, enters on fourth tour by Prussian right section.
One Bavarian infantry of 5 elements, enters on fourth tour by Prussian right section.
One Bavarian Artillery of 4 elements, enter on fourth tour by Prussian right section.
One Bavarian Chevauleger of 1 element, enter on fourth tour by Prussian right section.
One Bavarian General, enter on fourth tour by Prussian right section.
One Wurtemberg infantry of 4 elements, enters on fourth tour by Prussian left section.
One Wurtemberg Artillery of 5 elements, enter on fourth tour by Prussian left section.
One Wurtemberg cavalry of 2 elementq, enter on fourth tour by Prussian left section.
One Wurtemberg General, enter on fourth tour by Prussian left section.
The river is fordable for infantry unit but unit has to stopped after crossing the river.


French units

French Line
Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 4-3-2-2.

French Hussard
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

French Cuirassiers
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 4

French Artillery
Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 5-4-3-2-1

 

Prussian and allied units

Bavarian infantry
Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 4-3-2-1.

Bavarian Artillery
Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 5-4-3-2-1.

Bavarian Uhlan
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

Bavarian Cheveauleger
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

 

Prussian and Wurtemberg infantry  

Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 4-3-2-1.

Prussian and Wurtemberg Artillery
Movement 1 hex or battle
Battle Dice 5-4-3-2-2.

Prussian Hussard
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

Prussian Dragon
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

Wurtemberg reiter cavalry
Movement 1-3 hex and battle
Battle Dice 3

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