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BP1 - Swansong - Combat Mission: Battle For Normandy

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BP1 - Swansong

By Jon Sowden
British 3 - 0 - 1 Axis
Rating: 7.8 (5)
Games Played: 4
SM: 9
Turns: 110
Type: Stock
First Side: British
Second Side: Axis
56th Infantry Brigade are heading for Breda
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
Panzer Lehr's ProfilePanzer Lehr Well Balanced 8
Artyman's ProfileArtyman Well Balanced 8
Stonecutter's ProfileStonecutter Slightly Pro British 8
Shorker's ProfileShorker Moderately Pro British 3
Guardsman's ProfileGuardsman Slightly Pro British 8
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
British Guardsman's Profile Guardsman vs. AndreWWT AndreWWT's Profile Axis British Total Victory 99 9
British Shorker's Profile Shorker vs. a1steaks a1steaks's Profile Axis British Total Victory 99 9
British Stonecutter's Profile Stonecutter vs. Widukind Widukind's Profile Axis British Total Victory 99 9
Axis Panzer Lehr's Profile Panzer Lehr vs. Artyman Artyman's Profile British Axis Major Victory 90 18
Artyman
Corporal
Artyman Sat Sep 03, 2016 5:49 pm
Very hard scenario to try and root out the axis from the village and I'm afraid I failed miserably
Stonecutter
Master Sergeant
Stonecutter Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:09 pm
Enjoyed the battle and the challenge of fighting into a built up area. The British side has a slight advantage owing to tank numerical superiority and loads of Bren/MMG carriers providing mobility and extra firepower. There is far too much artillery for a battle this size and the scenario would be much better if arty was cut by 50% for both sides.
Guardsman
1st Lieutenant
Guardsman Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:20 pm
Good map and good array of forces. For once the British get a good proportion of arty (realistically) and it is well needed. A battle of two halves with open ground to cross then a town to fight through.