Late July 1944. After Operation Cobra's successful bombing of the area outside of Saint Lo, most German survivors fled.
Even so, intense fighting continued as the Americans attempted to crack the now thin German front so that their armored division could sweep southwards and westwards.
5 Squad Bases
1 Sherman Tank
4 Squad Bases
8 Squad Bases
5 Squad Bases
|Strategy Decks||American Reinforcements 1||Morale 1|
|Starting Strategy Cards||2||2
In addition, start with "Suppressive Barrage" "Sustained Blanket" and "Offensive Artillery" from the Artillery 1 deck in their play area (as per the special rules).
|Deployment Zone||Div. 1: Any of the hexes on map 3A.
Div. 2: Any of the hexes on maps 12B and 10A.
|Div. 1: Any of the hexes on maps 1A and 11A.
Div. 2: Any of the hexes on maps 8B and 9B.
|Objective||Control all 4 buildings on map 6A, 8B and 9B at the end of any game round.||The Germans win if the Americans are unable to fulfill their objective by the end of round 7.|
|Actions per turn||3||3|
|Terrain Features||The stream is Deep. It costs 2 movement for squads and is impassible for vehicles.|
|HINTS||The Americans should not underestimate, the strength of enemy artillery. They should be careful not to group their units and stay on the move.||The Germans simply need to find and hold defensive positions. They should wait for their enemies to come to them.|