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by ShadowDragon
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour

That was very entertaining SD. I went back to the start and watched the entire battle unfold on your flicker account. Superb looking game. Cheers Carlo Thanks, Carlo. Flickr wouldn't be my first choice for story telling but they do offer 'free' web hosting for photos. Maybe someday I'll set up a bl...
by ShadowDragon
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour

DCRBrown wrote:
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:00 am
SD,

My congratulations to General Delmas!

DB
Langeron rolling just one ADC when he had two faltering brigades was icing on the celebration cake. Darn dice...they fail you at the most critical moments. :D
by ShadowDragon
Mon Aug 03, 2020 3:31 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour

Really nice mate. Care to share the OOB and map? The OOB is in replies to the earlier post for part 1 (1st hour). http://toofatlardies.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=41&t=13547&p=87373&sid=f57b870d220eb111ded86adc2abd8155#p87373 I’ve altered the title to mention that it has the OOB. Here’s the map...h...
by ShadowDragon
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Solo refight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 4th and final hour

The final hour of Mockern: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmPMRtT7 Highlights: 1) Delmas crashes into the flank of Olsufiev's Russian division and then into Kapzevich's division causing both faltering divisions to disperse (poor ADC roll) 2) Dombrowksi's Poles walk into a vacant Gross Widdertizsch 3) Yorck's P...
by ShadowDragon
Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 3rd Hour
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 3rd Hour

The third hour of the re-fight from 1600-1700 Highlights: 1) The Russians capture Gross Widderitzsch after a failed 1st attempt 2) In their second attempt the Prussians capture the northern half of Mockern but the French rally and throw the Prussians back out. 3) A third Prussian attempt to take Moc...
by ShadowDragon
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 1st Hour includes OOB
Replies: 6
Views: 419

Re: Solo re-fight of the Battle of Mockern 16 Oct 1813

bellebsc wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:32 pm
Thank you for sharing and more so for taking time out to type out the oob for the game with some great pictures added in.
Thanks for appreciating it. It would have been a shame to have let the research into the OOB for the brigade level game go to waste without a GdA game out of it. :D
by ShadowDragon
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 2nd Hour
Replies: 2
Views: 466

Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 2nd Hour

Here's a link to the Flickr photo story of my Mockern re-fight: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmPML9t6 Highlights are: 1) The first Prussian attack on Mockern fails 2) The French light cavalry totally defeat Korff's Russians 3) The Prussian cavalry in the centre drive off the French dragoons but are themselve...
by ShadowDragon
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Solo re-fight of Mockern 16 Oct 1813 - 1st Hour includes OOB
Replies: 6
Views: 419

Re: Solo re-fight of the Battle of Mockern 16 Oct 1813

French III Cavalry Corps – Arrighi (4 to 5 ADC) (Unless otherwise stated units are ‘line’ grade and cavalry are ‘campaign’) 5th Light Cavalry Division – Lorge 2 X standard cavalry 6th Light Cavalry Division – Fournier 1 X standard grenadier cavalry 1 X standard cavalry 4th Heavy Cavalry Division – D...