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by baxterj
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: skirmish fire
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Re: skirmish fire

DJ, the rules say no. Skirmishers lose a CD when firing at other skirmishers, but not artillery. I guess the logic is that artillery gunners present as a clumped target when serving a gun unlike skirmishers who can take advantage of cover even when firing.
by baxterj
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Charlie Don't Surf
Topic: New Vietnam Movie - Danger Close
Replies: 0
Views: 116

New Vietnam Movie - Danger Close

Not my period really, but I did see the new Australian movie about Long Tan - highly recommended. The military stuff looks to be on the mark.

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0441881/
by baxterj
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: While the wife’s out dice roll
Replies: 5
Views: 321

Re: While the wife’s out dice roll

Thats what 6mm can allow you to do - real focus on terrain and avoids the Napoleonic pike block look - well done
by baxterj
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Battle of Osma
Replies: 9
Views: 742

Re: Battle of Osma

Great stuff there Dave
by baxterj
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:45 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: 'Real' Guard Brigades
Replies: 3
Views: 415

'Real' Guard Brigades

gents, amongst some tinkering my colleague and I were doing I thought about troop grades and how I would like to have a genuine Guard status units. I am talking about real Old Guard,best Brit Foot Guards, maybe some select Russian Guard units. So rather than play around with the unit grading by crea...
by baxterj
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Kiss Me Hardy
Topic: To Covet Glory
Replies: 9
Views: 1012

Re: To Covet Glory

Bought
by baxterj
Thu May 23, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Terrain and Combat
Replies: 9
Views: 659

Re: Terrain and Combat

So it doesnt specifically state that a unit is unformed crossing a stream.
by baxterj
Thu May 23, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Terrain and Combat
Replies: 9
Views: 659

Re: Terrain and Combat

from the rules, pg 61: Rough Terrain: Includes woods, shallow rivers, deep streams and steep or rugged slopes. • Close Order Infantry move at half speed as soon as the unit moves into such terrain, including Fog of War cards. Close Order Infantry fire using the Inferior volley line when in Rough ter...
by baxterj
Thu May 23, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Terrain and Combat
Replies: 9
Views: 659

Re: Terrain and Combat

if crossing a decent stream and certainly a river, wouldnt the unit crossing be regarded as Unformed?
by baxterj
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Emergency limbering of Foot Artillery
Replies: 5
Views: 534

Re: Emergency limbering of Foot Artillery

I would have thought that a cavalry charge would have been the perfect circumstances to do this