WWPD Operation Overlord: Battle for St. Lo   Leave a comment

We have had a marathon gaming session this week.  1 game Friday and two games on Saturday.  Only one more day left for the WWPD campaign

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Situation Report

The US Second Armored Division has been tasked with preventing Panzer Lehr from breaking into the city of St Lo.

Panzer Lehr has been tasked with securing a conduit to St Lo to resupply the defenders.

Intelligence Report

Armylist

Turn 1

US armor moves fast to head off the German Panzers.

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Turn 2

US Armor scores the first kill.  German morale is hit hard.

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Panzer Lehr Strikes back!  3 kills.  Andrew rolled 8 dice and got 5 x 5s and 1x 6.  I was able to save 3 of the six hits.

US platoon routs!  XO stays behind as the last defender.  (he probably should have left with the routing platoon, but I dont recall the rules)

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Turn 3

Another Panzer burns.

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The XO dies in a blaze of Glory or not!

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More Shermans light up on the right flank.

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Turn 4.

US right flank kills another Panzer

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German Players pushed for the objective.

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Turn 5.

German Victory 6 to 1

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