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by poiter50
Fri Aug 23, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem

No, will hunt it up.
Truscott Trotter wrote:
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:31 am
Have you read this one Pete?
Gallagher, Mike With Recce at Arnhem : The Recollections of a 1st Airborne Division Veteran- Des Evans . Pen and Sword.
Au$16 on kindle
by poiter50
Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem

I've told you before - don't let the truth get in the way of a good scenario! :lol: :lol: Let me summarise it for you. "We have a missipn for you Freddy" "Oh good oh Sir, a bit of recon?" "No old chap we want you to drive straight through the German Panzer division while they are still tying up thei...
by poiter50
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Freddie Gough's Specials at Arnhem

I'm running in to dead ends for a copy of this book when searching from afar, anyone got any ideas on where I can obtain it without having to sell most organs and limbs?
by poiter50
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Barnsley Wargamers hybrid game
Replies: 10
Views: 343

Re: Barnsley Wargamers hybrid game

So the Trumpton Riots was the hybrid IABSM/CoC game? Been following that since OML. The FJ game was a CoC with some tweaking? Hi Poiter What would you like to know? “The Trumpton Riots” was a serious simulation of a little-known episode in British history, conceived at OML6 (I blame Mike Whitaker an...
by poiter50
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Barnsley Wargamers hybrid game
Replies: 10
Views: 343

Barnsley Wargamers hybrid game

Keen to hear/see more of the hybrid IABSM/CoC game at the Other Partizan as well as Moerdricht (sp?).

Looks like the show was a Lard Fest.
by poiter50
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: SP ancients at Partizan - info?
Replies: 5
Views: 252

Re: SP ancients at Partizan - info?

There are some pics on the Sharp Practice FB page. No other info as yet.
by poiter50
Sun Jul 28, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Are national army weapon stats at player's opinion?
Replies: 35
Views: 1298

Re: Are national army weapon stats at player's opinion?

I think the 100 round Bren mag was only issued to vehicles when the Bren was used as an AA weapon, usually pintle or Lakeman mounted.
by poiter50
Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sidneys challenge
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: Sidneys challenge

:D :D :D
Richard wrote:
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:01 am
We have reached the conclusion that the Market Garden project we are working on will generate over 50 games. It really is a huge campaign.
by poiter50
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sidneys challenge
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: Sidneys challenge

And it is a very interesting piece, too.

Hmm, does this mean we are going to see a PSC with US Paras and British recce and armour? Facing Kampfgruppes of varying capabilities?
by poiter50
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sidneys challenge
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: Sidneys challenge

Tamsin's list has 8 Jeeps for Freddie's boys. Big CoC on a long table? Recce jeeps pushing for the bridge, surrounded by Kampfgruppes, Recce cars from other end to find an avenue for the Armour? Hmm I have 2 jeeps painted ready to go but I suspect will need at least 6 for Gough Mind you Dozibugger h...