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#421206_01a Clearing Jebel el Guessa [HTH] - PzC 20 Tunisia 43

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#421206_01a Clearing Jebel el Guessa [HTH]

By Saunders & Balckie
Axis 2 - 7 - 1 Allies
Rating: 8.54 (7)
Games Played: 10
SM: 1
Turns: 8
Type: Stock
First Side: Axis
Second Side: Allies
S of Tebourba, Dec 6th 1943: Both sides wanted to resume their offensives but it was the Germans who struck first. They moved part of 10PzD south of the Medjeda river in preparation for an attack along both sides of the river. First of all the Jebel el Guessa had to be cleared as it afforded perfect all round observation of the area. The US 1st Bn. 6th Arm'd Inf., was strung out thinly along the Jebel, supported by the 27th Arm'd Field Arty Bn. It was here, from the north and south east, that the Germans struck preceded by 2 waves of Stukas. Help was sent from the reorganizing CCB and by nightfall all was quiet again, but the all important high ground had been lost, as the infantry had been obliged to withdraw to protect their line of communication. [Size,small] Designer Note: This scenario has been optimized for HTH.
Player Voting Stats
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Arkan's ProfileArkan Well Balanced 7
Hoplite's ProfileHoplite Slightly Pro Allies 7
Al's ProfileAl Well Balanced 8
redboot's Profileredboot Well Balanced 4
Partizanka's ProfilePartizanka Well Balanced 7
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Axis Warhorse's Profile Warhorse vs. evancv evancv's Profile Allies Axis Minor Victory 14 6
Allies redboot's Profile redboot vs. Partizanka Partizanka's Profile Axis Draw 10 10
Allies Al's Profile Al vs. phoenix phoenix's Profile Axis Draw 10 10
Allies Hoplite's Profile Hoplite vs. KLL68 KLL68's Profile Axis Draw 10 10
Axis Legia1965's Profile Legia1965 vs. fastphil fastphil's Profile Allies Draw 10 10
It\'s very hard to obtain something else than a draw but the scenario is great. You have to make micromanagement of your troops and there is enouth space for movement tactics, encirclements etc. The terrain offer various possibilities of attack. This scenario is really like a chess game
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Al Wed May 06, 2015 8:11 pm
Good PBEM starter scenario
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redboot Thu Feb 18, 2016 2:27 am
Not much to it. A probable draw. But a good starter scenario.
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Partizanka Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:48 pm
Nice tight, short scenario, good for beginners or for someone getting back into playing after a few years which was my case. I found myself thinking every move and every shot due its short length, and wound up second-guessing the moves I made as well
evancv Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:08 pm
It can be tough for the Allies to hold their starting positions. I began to fall back across the river but started too late resulting in many losses