028 Battle in the Bocage
After the American 29th Infantry Division secured a beachhead in Normandy. it moved inland where the same German 352nd Infantry Division that opposed it on the coast now awaited it in the infamous bocage, a series of small fields enclosed by earthen banks several feet high and topped by dense shrubbery These hedgemws were natural tenches that were also obstacles to armored vehicles. Battles devolved low vicious combat at close-quarters. The soldiery of the 29th were gaining experience in the hard school of war.
29th CORE DIVISION
2 Sherman M4A1s
7 Squad Bases
4 Squad Bases
|Starting Strategy Cards||
|Deployment Zone||Division 1: Any hex with a ereen border on maps 27B and 24B.||Division 1: Any of the hexes on maps 23B and 22B.
Division 2: Any of the hexes on map 30B.
|Objective||The Americans immediately win if they capture the hospital building on board 30B by the end of round 15.||-|
|Actions per turn||3||3|
Americans — Status Phase 3:
Americans — Status Phase 7:
|Germans — Status Phase 5:
1 Jagdpanzer IV
Weather checks on rounds 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11.
- Brilliant scenario; the must fun we have had playing this game. After hours of blood and nerves, it came down to the last activations.